Chelsea legend John Obi Mikel held up until the last day of the season before mesh his first goal for Middlesbrough in their 2-1 win against Rotherham United at the New York Stadium on Sunday evening.

In spite of their triumph, Boro who completed with 73 passed up the best six positions after Derby County crushed West Brom 3-1 of every a synchronous diversion.

The away side built up a two-objective pad because of Mikel, who sent a dynamite left-footed shot directly to the net eight minutes before half-time.

It was his first objective in English League football since September 21, 2013 when he found the net in Chelsea’s 2-0 win against Fulham and his first strike in 5 years and 226 days.

The Nigeria commander showed up in the Premier League and Championship against The Millers, with 249 of those amusements in the shades of Chelsea.

With Middlesbrough neglecting to meet all requirements for the playoffs, the eventual fate of Mikel is sure to rule the closing pages as he wrote a momentary contract until the finish of the 2018-2019 season in the wake of ending his agreement with Tianjin Teda.

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