John Obi Mikel has revealed the best eleven players he played with in his career and all the footballers selected previously wore the colours of Chelsea.
Players from his previous teams like Plateau United, Lyn Oslo, Tianjin Teda, Middlesbrough, Trabzonspor and Super Eagles from the Obi’s best eleven.
According to Turkish newspaper Fptomac, the former Nigeria captain opted for Petr Cech in goal, with Paulo Ferreira and Ashley Cole deployed as the right-back and left-back respectively. John Terry and Ricardo Carvalho got the nod in central defence.
Michael Essien, Michael Ballack and Frank Lampard made up his midfield and the front three has Didier Drogba as the main striker, Joe Cole and Arjen Robben.
Of the eleven players named to Mikel’s All-Star team, six were in the matchday squad when Chelsea remarkably won the 2012 Champions League final against Bayern Munich.
They are Cech, Cole, Lampard, Drogba, Ferreira and Essien.
Mikel’s Best XI : Cech, Pereira, Terry, Carvalho, Ashley Cole, Lampard, Essien, Ballack, Joe Cole, Robben, Drogba