Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi will procure €1.5m (N607m) per season at his new club Trabzonspor, Sports Extra has dependably scooped.
Mikel, 32, marked a two-year manage the alternative of an extra a year joined the Turkish club this late spring in an arrangement that will gain him over €150,000 every week.
The previous Chelsea and Middlesbrough will be the most noteworthy winning Nigerian player in Turkey dependent on fundamental pay.
“He got a decent arrangement I should admit,” a source, who handled the arrangement, revealed to Sports Extra.
“€1.5m per season for his age, abundance of experience and family earned him that worthwhile contract at that age.
Mikel, who has shown up for the Eagles at the continuous Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt, will connection up with his countrymen Ogenyi Onazi and Anthony Nwakaeme at Trabzonspor, who will contend in next season’s Europa League in the wake of completing fourth in 2018/19 season.
The midfielder showed up for Chelsea in a 11-year spell, winning two class titles, three FA Cups, the UEFA Champions League and the Europa League.
He likewise highlighted in two World Cups and helped the Super Eagles win the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.
Mikel, who will resign from universal football after the AFCON competition made his Nations Cup debut in Egypt in 2006.