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  1. Jordan Ayew wins EPL's African Player of the Month awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana striker Jordan Ayew has been named the African Player of the Month in the English Premier League for January, the player's publicist has confirmed. The Aston Villa player beat competition from Chelsea's John Obi Mikel and West Ham's midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate from Senegal.

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  2. What a farce! Ruining Man Utd's title hopes is Chelsea's biggest success of the season so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Goal.com

    ... when he likely has yet another manager. Presumably his ideal side does not include both Nemanja Matic and John Obi Mikel. Solidity is a starting point, but style will be a requirement in the future. And Terry, seemingly, will not be part of it. The ...

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  3. Diego Costa rescues Chelsea against Manchester United in EPL, match finishes in 1-1 drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | India.com

    ... a corner. After that save, Chelsea gradually came into the contest. The midfield axis of Nemanja Matic and John Obi Mikel were comfortable with the ball at their feet. The duos tackling was top notch too, and Matic made several overlapping runs to ...

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  4. Team News: No place for Hazard as Chelsea and Man Utd unchangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Goal.com

    The Belgian has not yet returned to the starting XI as both teams keep faith in the line-ups from their respective previous matches Chelsea boss Guus Hiddink has named his starting XI to play Manchester United , with Eden Hazard once again failing to make the cut. John Obi Mikel links up with Nemanja Matic in midfield, with Diego Costa leading the line ahead of Willian, Fabregas and Oscar.

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  5. Jordan Ayew wins English Premier League's African Player of the Month awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ghana striker Jordan Ayew has been named the African Player of the Month in the English Premier League for January, the player's publicist has confirmed. The Aston Villa player beat competition from Chelsea's John Obi Mikel and West Ham's midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate from Senegal.

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  6. Chelsea vs Man Utd - Premier League preview and team newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | A Different League

    ... up against the tricky Anthony Martial. Meanwhile, one player who has returned to the fold under Hiddink is John Obi Mikel, who very much seems to fit into the Dutchman's approach and plays a vital role in the midfield. Rarely does a first half goal ...

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  7. Cech's season ended by injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... injury and captain John Terry departed after 72 minutes with a foot problem. Midfielders Frank Lampard and John Obi Mikel also picked up bookings which will see them suspended for next Wednesday's return. Cech was injured as he punched the ball from ...

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  8. Why Mikel for Hiddink?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Sky Sports

    With Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel having extended his unbeaten record under Guus Hiddink to 25 games, Adam Bate examines his impressive record and the reasons for his success John Terry is Chelsea's captain, leader and legend and one of the definitions of leadership is making others better as a result of your presence. It's a hard one to identify in sport as it is in business but it's customary to examine results.

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  9. Chelsea finish with scrappy winRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... each failed to convert passes from Cole. Fraizer Campbell fired over after a mazy run for Cardiff, while John Obi Mikel, booked for a cynical trip on Mats Daehli, avoided a second yellow card for another on Fabio as a disjointed first half came to ...

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  10. Gerrard blunder hits Reds' hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2014 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... Coutinho volleyed Suarez's cross into the side-netting before Cole cleared off the line from team-mate John Obi Mikel's deflection and Mamadou Sakho blazed over from the breakdown. Chelsea's mindset was exemplified when Andre Schurrle found himself ...

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  11. Premier League: Chelsea held to a goalless draw with WatfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Yahoo!

    ... Paredes were shown yellow cards for a stoppage-time confrontation. Gomes was forced to backpedal to stop John Obi Mikel 's deflected strike from looping in soon after the restart and the chances began to flow. Troy Deeney rifled narrowly wide from ...

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  12. Hazard stuck in limbo as Hiddink sacrifices creators for solidityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Goal.com

    ... Spaniard seeming a certain starter, it means one of his flair players is indirectly replaced by the resurgent John Obi Mikel. On Wednesday, that one was Hazard. Fielding a dual shield in front of the back four has made Chelsea harder to beat, and ...

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  13. Flores 'loves' Costa characterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Sky Sports

    Quique Sanchez Flores had no problem with Diego Costa after the striker clashed with Watford defenders during their goalless draw. Costa and Juan Carlos Paredes received yellow cards after an off-the-ball incident in front of the Hornets bench, while the Chelsea forward also pushed Sebastian Prodl away from the play early on.

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  14. Hornets hold champions in absorbing stalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Watford Observer

    ... shuffle his pack, naming a side that showed four changes from Sunday. In came Kurt Zouma, Cesar Azpilicueta, John Obi Mikel and Willian, with Gary Cahill, Baba Rehman, Reuben Loftus-Cheek and Eden Hazard dropping to the bench. The Blues saw plenty ...

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  15. Watford vs. Chelsea: Score, Reaction from 2016 Premier League MatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | BleacherReport

    ... in electric fashion as Chelsea broke forward and Gomes had to scramble to keep out a deflected effort from John Obi Mikel, while at the other end, Troy Deeney fired wide and Holebas whipped a shot into the side netting. Chelsea were largely reduced ...

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  16. Watford 0 Chelsea 0: Keepers shine in Vicarage Road stalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Daily Star

    ... when Cesc Fabregas sent his bursting clear. But he shot straight at Craig Cathcart. The ball ricocheted to John Obi Mikel, whose shot hit Ben Watson and had to be tipped over by an alert Gomes. Troy Deeney volleyed a couple of feet wide at the other ...

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  17. Mourinho: Show us more respectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... and field a different starting XI, but the reality is the matchday squad will likely include Frank Lampard, John Obi Mikel (both suspended in Europe), Nemanja Matic and Mohamed Salah (both ineligible for Europe). Perhaps the greatest quandary is in ...

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  18. John Terry is the highest-scoring defender in Premier League...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Daily Mail

    ... 477 is considerably higher than Frank Lampard on 429 and Petr Cech on 333. Of the current squad, next comes John Obi Mikel on 236 and Branislav Ivanovic on 234. Terry has been the first name on the teamsheet for a succession of Chelsea managers - of ...

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  19. Mikel aims jibe at Mourinho: Hiddink communicates unlike the last managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Goal.com

    The midfielder has been a key figure since the Dutchman took over and suggests the squad are responding far better to the 69-year-old's methods compared to his predecessor John Obi Mikel has attributed Chelsea 's mini-revival under Guus Hiddink to his ability to communicate with his players, something that he suggests Jose Mourinho lacked. Mikel has established himself as a key figure in the Blues' recent turnaround, completing five of the six Premier League games since Hiddink took over having been very much on the periphery under former manager Mourinho.

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  20. Chelsea are Premier League champions after beating Crystal PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Wimbledon Guardian

    ... of the season. Mourinho reaffirmed his "more strategic, less artistic" approach of recent weeks by sending on John Obi Mikel at half-time and Kurt Zouma late on. Some have labelled it "boring", but Chelsea and Mourinho cared not a jot as the Blues ...

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