African football legend and Chelsea great Didier Drogba has showered praise on Mikel Obi after the ex-Super Eagles captain announced his retirement from football.
Mikel, 35, has called time on a career spanning over two decades.
Drogba, who was Mikel’s teammate at Chelsea, thanked the Jos-born star for some great memories.
“Congratulations my brother for your successful career,” Drogba said on social media.
“We’ve created great memories playing together at @chelseafc and against with @ng_supereagles
“That Champions League final game in Munich for me was your best ever game!!!!
“All the very best with your family for your next chapters 💙