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 01 Jul, 2015
Fee Free

Career

CLUB FROM TO FEE LEAGUE FA CUP LGE CUP OTHER
        APPS GLS APPS GLS APPS GLS APPS GLS
Panathinaikos 01 Jul, 15 Free No appearance data available
Milan 27 Jan, 14 01 Jul, 15 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 2015/2016

Michael Essien has not played any matches in 2015/2016

Match in Focus

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San Marino v England

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Six of San Marino’s last ten internationals have featured under 3.5 goals
Expert verdict
San Marino lost 5-0 at Wembley in October so it may prove wise to take a conservative approach in the correct-score market in a game where England are virtually unbackable in the match odds. San Marino picked up a rare point in their last home game – a goalless draw with Estonia in November and were only 4-0 losers at home to Switzerland.

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