Super Eagles Captain, John Mikel Obi has announced the cancellation of his contract with Chinese Super League side Tianjin Teda.
The 31-year-old joined the Tianjin Teda in January 2017 from English Premier League club Chelsea but is exiting the club with a year left on his deal.
He made 31 appearances scoring three goals and contributing three assists during his two-year stay with Teda.
Although Obi’s next move is unknown, he affirmed his contract termination with Tianjin TV Sports New Vision programme.
He said: “I broke the contract with the club, which means I will leave Teda,”
“As for my next stop, I am not sure yet, maybe I will return to Europe, maybe stay in China.
“Anyway, I would like to wish the Teda team good luck next season.”
Mikel played his last game for Tianjin Teda in October 2018 helping the side to a 4-2 win over Shanghai Shenhua.