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Profile of the Ghanaian footballer Michael Essien, who currently plays as a midfielder at AC Milan. The 31-year old player Essien joined Milan from Chelsea and wears the number 15 shirt.

Michael Essien
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        (Squad number 15)

Ghana Ghana

Michael Essien Career
2000–2003Bastia66(11)
2003–2005Lyon71(7)
2005–2014Chelsea168(17)
2012–2013Real Madrid (loan)20(2)
2014–Milan20(0)

2002–Ghana58(9)

Michael Essien : AC Milan News
“Ghana pair Michael Essien and Sulley Muntari helped AC Milan to a 3-0 friendly victory over AC Reggiana 1919 on Wednesday evening at the Mapei Stadium. Former Liverpool man Suso was the star of the show.”
 Vibe Ghana  2 days ago
“AC Milan duo Michael Essien and Sulley Muntari are on the verge of being shipped out of the club following their below-average performance in their 3-0 friendly win over lower side AC Reggiana on Wednesday, the Italian media is reporting.”
 Modern Ghana  Today
“AC Milan duo Michael Essien and Sulley Muntari are on the verge of being shipped out of the club following their below par performance in their 3-0 friendly win over lower side AC Reggiana on Wednesday, the Italian media is reporting.”
 Ghana Web  Today
“Italian Serie A prospect Godfred Donsah is delighted to receive a jersey from his role model and AC Milan star Michael Essien. The Cagliari youngster has spoken of his reverence for the former Chelsea midfielder.”
 Ghana Soccemet  Yesterday
“AC Milan midfielder Michael Essien believes his club belongs in European competitions and tries to explain what happened against Fiorentina and how the Rossoneri will try to get out of their current crisis.”
 Forza Italian Football  7 days ago
“Ghana ace Michael Essien says AC Milan must work on their second half performance after last Monday’s 2-1 defeat at Fiorentina. The Rossoneri took the lead Dattia Maestro opened on five minutes but conceded two goals in six minutes to win at home.”
 Spy Ghana  8 days ago
“Ghanaian midfielders Michael Essien and Godfred Donsah came up against each other in Serie A on Saturday as AC Milan welcomed Cagliari to the San Siro.”
 Goal  6 days ago
Michael Essien Career Honours
  • Club: Ligue 1 (2): 2003–04, 2004–05
  • Club: Trophee des Champions (2): 2003, 2004
  • Club: Premier League (2): 2005–06, 2009–10
  • Club: FA Cup (4): 2006–07, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2011–12
  • Club: League Cup (1): 2006–07
  • Club: FA Community Shield (1): 2009
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (1): 2011–12
  • 2005 UNFP Ligue 1 Player of the Year
  • BBC African Footballer of the Year: 2006
  • Ghana Player of the year: 2008
  • Chelsea Goal of the season (2): 2006–07 vs Arsenal,2008–09 vs Barcelona
  • 2008 Africa Cup of Nations Team of the Tournament
  • Chelsea Player of the Year: 2007
  • Ligue 1 Team of the Year (2): 2003, 2005

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Michael Agazzi Christian Abbiati
    Diego Lopez
    Defenders
    Mattia De Sciglio Ignazio Abate
    Pablo Armero Cristian Zaccardo
    Michelangelo Albertazzi Daniele Bonera
    Philippe Mexes Alex
    Adil Rami Cristian Zapata
    Midfielders
    Stephan El Shaarawy Jeremy Menez
    Giacomo Bonaventura Hachim Mastour
    Keisuke Honda Riccardo Saponara
    Marco van Ginkel Sulley Muntari
    Andrea Poli Michael Essien
    Riccardo Montolivo Nigel de Jong
    Forwards
    M'Baye Niang Fernando Torres
    Giampaolo Pazzini
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