Chelsea boss, Antonio Conte has informed that outcast John Obi Mikel is injured and he is not in contention to play against Tottenham Hotspur.
The Super Eagles captain has yet to make a competitive appearance at Chelsea under the Italian manager, in is his eleventh season at Stamford Bridge.
It was however heartwarming and shocking at the same time to hear Conte talk about Mikel, who was hardly given a mention before now at Friday’s presser.
“John Terry and Obi Mikel are not available,’
‘Obi is recovering from a muscular problem and in the next week he will train with us.’