John Mikel Obi admits a return to England is ‘a strong possibility’ amid interest from Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion.
Mikel, 33, is a free agent after leaving Turkish Super Lig outfit Trabzonspor in March.
The former Super Eagles captain has also been linked with Brazilian clubs Botafogo and Internacional leaving Trabzonspor.
He refused to confirm or deny reports linking him with newly-promoted West Brom and Championship side Stoke City.
“Yes, there are interested clubs and England is a strong possibility and why not..,”Mikel told BBC Sport Africa.
“We are currently in talks with clubs and there is absolutely no hurry. I can only wait to see what happens.”
Mikel won multiple titles during an 11-year stay at Chelsea and had a brief stint at Middlesbrough before moving to Turkey.
He also once featured for Chinese Super League club Tiajin TEDA.
Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.
You may be interested
JUST IN: Lagos State Govt. Suspends NURTW Operations Indefinitely Over Idumota ClashesWebby - January 25, 2022
Following a threat by the President of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) that the union’s chapter in…
Unity Advocacy Group Praise Nigerian Armed Forces Over Sacrifices, CommitmentWebby - January 25, 2022
The Unity Advocacy Group has hailed the Armed Forces of Nigeria for its sacrifices and commitment to the unity of…
2023 Election: Islamic Group Attacks Afenifere Over Refusal To Support TinubuWebby - January 25, 2022
Muslim Rights Concern, an Islamic human rights organization, has taken on Afenifere, a Yoruba socio-cultural group, over the party’s reported…