A Ukrainian fan has penned an emotional tribute to Mikel Obi in the wake of the latter’s speculative departure from Chelsea FC. The Blues midfielder has not played in a competitive game for Chelsea since Antonio Conte took over at the Stamford Bridge and has been linked with at least 5 transfers. 1 from Valencia, the other from Chinese clubs namely; Shanghai Shenhua, Guangzhou Evergrande, Hebei China Fortune and Beijing Guoan.

The fan simply identified as Nazar lauded his character and professionalism and also thanked him for his time at the club. The Nigeria international joined the club in 2006. Nazar’s note was tweeted by the player. Read it below.