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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
“AC Milan's Michael Essien will be at the Cucina Milanello Restaurant at Casa Milan this Saturday to meet the fans ahead of their Udinese in the Serie A.”
 Modern Ghana  Today
“MLS pair New York Red Bulls and Orlando City are lining up a move for veteran midfielder Michael Essien whose contract expires with AC Milan in the summer according to various global media Essien would most likely become a designated player for either side”
 VAVEL  8 days ago
“AC Milan midfielder Michael Essien is an object of desire for MLS outfits New York Red Bulls and Orlando City, it has been claimed.”
 Inside Futbol  8 days ago
“Ghana star midfielder Michael Essien did not train with the entire AC Milan as they prepare of their tie with Udinese in the Serie A on Saturday.”
 Sports Peace FM Online  2 days ago
“AC Milan head east to the Stadio Friuli on Saturday looking Stephan El Shaarawy, Riccardo Montolivo and Michael Essien will miss out as they continue their rehabilitation.”
 Forza Italian Football  Today
“AC Milan goalkeeper Diego Lopez claims Ghana duo Michael Essien and Sulley Muntari are not technically gifted to be accepted by the club’s fans. But the Spaniard says the two are the most affable at the club.”
 Ghana Web  3 days ago
“Struggling Serie A side AC Milan might be looking to start their rebuilding process with veterans like Sulley Muntari and Michael Essien set to leave the club at the end of the season.”
 Spy Ghana  6 days ago
“The former Chelsea star will not be offered a new deal when his current deal at AC Milan runs out in June. According to the Italian newspaper Tuttosport, Essien is weighing up offers from the MLS and interest from India.”
 FOXSPORTS  7 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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