Super eagles captain john Mikel obi and Odion Jude ighalo have both retired from international duty
Obi who used his Instagram page to announce his retirement said
‘Egypt is a country where I started and finished my internationalcareer,in 2006 I played my first official championship for my country,2019 African cup of nations marks my last championship for national team with super eagles’
‘At the age of 32 it is time for me to retire from the national team and let the youth take over,who have done an amazing job securing bronze medal at AFCON2019.
odion ighalo also join Mikel in announcing his international retirement with him expected to make public announcement soon.