Chelsea’s Mikel Jon Obi and the £4m forged contract

Chelsea midfielder Mikel Jon Obi – he of the interchangeable names – is right in the middle of a proper mess. Before yesterday’s revelations, the whole situation was pretty murky, with Mikel initially agreeing to sign for Man Utd from Norwegian club Lyn and then deciding that he was coerced into that and really really really wanted to leap into the arms of Chelsea instead – the ensuing spaghetti junction of a mess was only sorted when Chelsea agreed to shell out lots of moolah – £12m to United and £4m to Lyn.
And yesterday this whole thing got even more loopy, apparently Mikel’s original contract tying him to Lyn was a forgery…and we’ll leave it at that – a sham of a mockery…

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