John Obi Mikel was dropped by former Super Eagles Manager, Stephen Keshi and Keshi was later sacked and Keshi’s selection was a major cause of his pink slip.
Sunday Oliseh is not looking to repeat his predecessor’s mistakes as he seems set to call the Chelsea FC star for Nigeria’s next AFCON qualifier against Tanzania. Mikel’s lack of experience was the major reason he was dropped by Keshi but Oliseh is yet to proffer an explanation as to his selection of Mikel.
Nigeria would take on Tanzania in the 11th of September. As they look to bounce back from their surprise failure to qualify for this year’s AFCON tournament despite being defending champions.