Nigeria international Mikel Obi completes move to English championship club Middlesbrough an hour ago.

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has completed his move to Middlesbrough – He has been playing at Chinese Super League side Tianjin Teda for the past two years.

The 31-year-old former Chelsea star is expected to be unveiled on Wednesday, January 23 Nigeria international and captain of the Super Eagles Mikel Obi has completed a move to English Championship club Middlesbrough after passing his medical test on Tuesday, January 22.

German club Wolfsburg and Italian giants Roma were said to be closely monitoring Mikel Obi for the possibility of getting his signature, but the ex Chelsea star decided to return to England.

According to the report by UK Sun, Mikel Obi traveled to the United Kingdom on Tuesday morning, January 22, before he had his medical examination at the Riverside stadium.