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 7 (8) 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     £29,400,000 292 (48) 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
Appearances: 8 Totals:
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Juventus v Napoli

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • The Italian Super Cup has averaged four goals per game since 2006
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Juventus and Napoli fly to Doha to contest the Italian Super Cup and it could pay to anticipate an open encounter at the end of a tough run of winter fixtures. Juve won 4-2 after extra-time when the teams collided in this fixture two years ago and the attacking firepower both possess could see goals rain down again.

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