- Mikel Obi has congratulated his former teammate Eden Hazard on reaching 200 Premier League games
- Obi took to his personal Instagram account to show love for the star Belgian
- Hazard joined Chelsea from Lille in 2012 for a reported fee of £32m
Super Eagles captain John Mikel Obi has heaped praises on his former teammate Eden Hazard for reaching 200 Premier League appearances with Chelsea.
Mikel who plays for Chinese League Tianjin Teda took to his Instagram account to congratulate his former teammate by posting a photo of himself and Hazard with the caption: "Congratulations to @hazardeden_10 on joining me in the @ChelseaFC 200 club 200 @premierleague appearances, well deserved #EPL"
Hazard joined Chelsea from Lille in 2012 for a reported fee of £32m has since become a key player in the club despite change of managers.
NAIJ.com previously reported that Marco Asensio has threatened to quit Real Madrid if the club goes ahead to sign Eden Hazard from Chelsea at the end of the ongoing European league season.
The 27-year-old has been a major target for coach Zinedine Zidane who has openly acknowledge his admiration for the Belgian attacker.
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