There is more to life than Football”- John Mikel leaves club Over Coronavirus fear.
John Obi Mikel has left Turkish side Trabzonspor days after the former Chelsea midfielder said he did not feel comfortable with top-flight games in the country being played despite the coronavirus pandemic.
There is more to life than football,” the 32-year-old had said on Instagram on Saturday.
“I do not feel comfortable and don’t want to play football in this situation. Everyone should be home with their families and loved ones in this critical time.
“Season should be cancelled as the world is facing such turbulent times.”
The Turkish side Trabzonspor releases a statement, confirming that the Ex-Nigerian, left on a mutual consent.
The World Pandemic has affected the big leagues around the globe. Leagues like EPL,Serie A,La Liga, Bundesliga and also UEFA Champions League have been postponed.
Lately,EURO 2020 and COPA America has been postponed.
There are speculations that the FIFA world cup might be postponed due to Coronavirus fear.