Real name Michael Essien
Age 31 (Born 03 Dec, 1982)
Height 6ft (1.83m)
Weight 12st 2lb (77.1kg)
Place of birth Accra
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 3 (5) 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     £29,400,000 288 (45) 37 12 (8) 1 12 (3) 1 76 (7) 12
Goals per Game       0.11 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
Appearances: 1 Totals:
0
0
0
 

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Man City v Chelsea

Home Win Draw Away Win
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  • Man City have not led at half-time in any of their last 19 league meetings with Chelsea
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Jose Mourinho outwitted the eventual champions last season and Chelsea have the ability to do it again. They have scored nine goals in their two away games and Diego Costa and Cesc Fabregas have settled in brilliantly. The Blues have far more potency in attack than last season but still possess the steel required to keep a check on City’s creative players.

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