Chelsea star and Super eagles captain Mikel Obi has been knocked off the position of Nigeria’s highest Earner in the Premier League by MANCHESTER City starlet Kelechi Iheanacho
The Citizens teenage attacker is now the top Nigeria earner in the Premier League on £85,000-a-week
Iheanacho who signed a new two-year contract extension at City till 2021 this month has now toppled Mikel who had been the biggest earner from Nigeria for many years
Mikel, who moved to England 10 years ago is currently on 70,000 pounds a week at Stamford Bridge
Other high Earners in the English Premier League are
Victor Moses bagged a 50,000 pounds-a-week when he joined Chelsea from Wigan Athletic in 2012
Watford striker Odion Ighalo who is believed to have improved on his 25,000 pounds-a-week after he recently signed a contract extension.