Real name Michael Essien
Age 32 (Born 03 Dec, 1982)
Height 6ft (1.83m)
Weight 12st 2lb (77.1kg)
Place of birth Accra, Ghana
Nationality Ghana Ghana
Date Signed 27 Jan, 2014
Fee Signed

Career

CLUB FROM TO FEE LEAGUE FA CUP LGE CUP OTHER
        APPS GLS APPS GLS APPS GLS APPS GLS
Milan 27 Jan, 14 Signed 10 (10) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 2 (0) 0
Real Madrid 31 Aug, 12 02 Jun, 13 Loan 19 (2) 2 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 7 (2) 0
Chelsea 19 Aug, 05 27 Jan, 14 £24,400,000 150 (18) 17 12 (8) 1 12 (3) 1 50 (4) 7
Lyon 01 Jun, 03 19 Aug, 05 £5,000,000 61 (10) 7 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 17 (1) 5
Bastia 01 Jul, 00 01 Jun, 03 Youth 55 (10) 11 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0 0 (0) 0
Totals     £29,400,000 295 (50) 37 12 (8) 1 12 (3) 1 76 (7) 12
Goals per Game       0.10 0.05 n/a 0.14

Games played by Michael Essien in 2014/2015

   GLS   YEL  RED  
Italian Serie A Su 31Aug 2014 Milan 3 - 1 Lazio
Italian Serie A Su 28Sep 2014 Cesena 1 - 1 Milan
Italian Serie A Sa 04Oct 2014 Milan 2 - 0 Chievo
Italian Serie A Su 19Oct 2014 Verona 1 - 3 Milan
Italian Serie A Sa 08Nov 2014 Sampdoria 2 - 2 Milan
Italian Serie A Su 23Nov 2014 Milan 1 - 1 Inter
Italian Serie A Su 30Nov 2014 Milan 2 - 0 Udinese
Italian Serie A Su 14Dec 2014 Milan 2 - 0 Napoli
Italian Serie A Tu 06Jan 2015 Milan 1 - 2 Sassuolo
Italian Serie A Su 01Feb 2015 Milan 3 - 1 Parma
Italian Serie A Sa 07Feb 2015 Juventus 3 - 1 Milan
Italian Serie A Mo 16Mar 2015 Fiorentina 2 - 1 Milan
Italian Serie A Sa 21Mar 2015 Milan 3 - 1 Cagliari
Appearances: 13 Totals:
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2
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Match in Focus

15:00 Mo 25May SS1

Middlesbro v Norwich

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Alex Neil has a win percentage of 66.67 since taking over at Norwich
Expert verdict
The Wembley battle to secure a place in the Premier League should be a typically tight game and that suits patient, well-organised Middlesbrough slightly better. However, Norwich showed in their semi-final against fierce rivals Ipswich that they can handle the anxiety that surrounds fixtures such as this and City's extra goalscoring prowess can get them promoted.

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