Real Madrid reportedly in for Super Eagles midfielder

Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti is reportedly keen on reuniting with Mikel again after their time together at Chelsea

 

Real Madrid are reportedly set to make a move for Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel who is set to leave the English club this summer.

Since Jose Mourinho's return to the club, Mikel has had his time at Chelsea blighted by injury and the resigning of midfield hard man, Nemanja Vidic.

Last week it was reported that the Nigerian international would be used by Chelsea in a player plus cash offer to Southampton to get Morgan Schneiderlin.

Reports have however revealed that Real Madrid are currently monitoring his situation in a bid use the Jos-born star to replace Sami Khedira if he leaves the Santiago Bernabeu this summer.

Real Madrid Carlo Ancelotti previusly worked with Mikel during his stint as Chelsea manager and reportedly wants to reunite with the former ex-Lyn youngster.

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