Mikel John-Obi, a Nigerian former professional footballer has opened up on his best player between two of football’s greatest players Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Mikel revealed this in an interview this week.
He revealed that, the PSG maestro, Lionel Messi is his favourite, stating he is confident that he can help Argentina bounce back following their shocking defeat against Saudi Arabia.
“The result doesn’t change my prediction, definitely not. I still think they will go all the way. I’m a big Messi fan so I hope he can still go all the way,” he revealed in an interview with Dubai-based OAP Robbie Greenfield.
When also asked about other teams to look out for in this year’s edition, Mikel said: “Of course, England is going to be there, France, Brazil.. I think one of them are going to do it but I’m still sticking with Argentina.”
Mikel also added his admiration for Messi whom he described as the greatest player ever.