World football governing body, FIFA has joined in as the world pays tribute to former Super Eagles captain, John Mike Obi on his retirement from international football.

FIFA, on its official Intagram page, congratulated the former Chelsea star for what it described as an amazing Nigeria football career, which saw him making eighty nine appearance from two thousand and five to twenty nineteen.

Meanwhile, some Nigerian entertainers such as artistes Sound Sultan, Dare Art-Alade, Peter Okoye and actress Uche Jombo were among top celebrities who praised the thirty-two-year-old midfielder for his service to fatherland.