*Values World Cup trophy more than Champions League



Super Eagles Captain, Mikel John Obi has maintained that Lionel Messi is a better player than Cristiano Ronaldo after positing the Argentine is from another planet entirely, reports.


In a one-on-one with Super Eagles media handlers, the former Chelsea midfielder also picked singer Yemi Alade Super star Artiste Davido a.k.a OBO whilst also taking a jibe at London rivals Arsenal who played second fiddle to  Chelsea all through the 32-year-old’s stay in London.


When asked about his favourite Nigerian city, the Mikel expectedly picked Abuja over Lagos as he seems to not be a fan of the congestion in the country’s commercial capital.


He, however, broke the heart of Nigerians when he ditched our local diet (Eba) in favour of the Chinese meal, a clear indication the player enjoyed his two-year stint in Asia.


He concluded by stating his admiration for corporate over casual, trophy over money whilst also adding that he would trade his Champions League trophy in favour of lifting the World Cup for Nigeria.