Chelsea midfielder sends message to Pogba on Twitter, posts cheeky video

Chelsea's John Obi Mikel

John Obi Mikel is looking forward to facing Manchester United summer signing Paul Pogba this season.

Chelsea's John Obi MikelChelsea's John Obi Mikel

Chelsea midfielder John Obi Mikel has taken to social networking site Twitter to welcome Paul Pogba back to the Premier League.

United have signed France international midfielder Pogba from Italian giants Juventus in the summer transfer window.

As announced on the Red Devils’ official website, the 23-year-old has signed a five-year contract with the Premier League giants, with the option to extend for a further year.

According to BBC Sport, United had to pay Juventus a transfer fee of £89 million in order to secure the services of the Frenchman.

France's Paul Pogba in actionFrance's Paul Pogba in action

Pogba was on the books of the Premier League giants from 2009 until 2012 before leaving for Serie A outfit Juventus.

Mikel, who has been at Chelsea since 2006, has welcomed the France international midfielder back to the Premier League.

The midfielder has posted a video of him slipping the ball in between the legs of Pogba during an international match between Nigeria and France.

File photo of Juventus' Paul PogbaPaul Pogba

Pogba scored eight goals and created 54 chances in 35 Serie A appearances for Juventus last season, according to

The France international midfielder had a pass accuracy of 83% and a shot accuracy of 37%, and won 63 headers, 102 dribbles and 55 tackles, according to

France's Paul PogbaFrance's Paul Pogba

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