According to reports, Mikel – who is in a relationship with Russian girlfriend Olga Allegra – had fathered two children, a 4-year-old boy and a 1-year-old daughter.
There was no confirmation from him about this. He also did not debunk the rumours.
The 28-year-old football star however shared a photo of months-old twins on Instagram today and the congratulatory messages have been pouring in from his followers.
He captioned the photo ‘My whole world in my arms Welcome to the world my angels #pooh3 #pooh4 #twins’ and he tagged his girlfriend in the photo.