Mikel joins Olympic Eagles

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Nigeria and Chelsea midfielder Mikel Obi finally joined the Nigeria Olympic football team training camp in Atlanta, Georgia on Monday, the Nigeria Football Federation confirmed.

The Federation through their Twitter handle wrote on Monday, “John Mikel Obi joins Olympic Squad in the US.”

Norway-based defender William Troost-Ekong joined the team in camp on Sunday.

Mikel’s arrival gives hope to the team after some other notables such as Kelechi Iheanacho, Odion Ighalo, Victor Moses and Alex Iwobi failed to accept the invitation to be at the Rio Olympics.

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