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 4 (7) 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     £29,400,000 289 (47) 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
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
Appearances: 4 Totals:
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Match in Focus

19:45 TODAY BT1

Verona v Lazio

Home Win Draw Away Win
Key stats
  • Both teams have scored in each of the last six meetings
Expert verdict
If history is a reliable guide this will be spectacular with eight of the last ten meetings featuring over 3.5 goals and the last six have produced a truly whopping 37 with over 4.5 collecting five times. Verona’s 6-2 loss at Napoli on Sunday illustrated their strengths and weaknesses and both teams should notch.

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