Chelsea’s central midfielder John Obi Mikel is advanced negotiations to join Ligue 1 side Olympique de Marseille on a free transfer next month, according to Nigerian national team boss Gernot Rohr, speaking to Europe 1.
Rohr had the following to say about Nigerian international Obi Mikel:
“I saw him in London. He is in advanced discussions with Marseille. Chelsea will allow him to leave for free. It is a serious option for him.”