Tag Archives: Michael Essien

Blues reunion: Michael Essien visits ‘daddy’ Jose Mourinho

Michael Essien enjoyed his visit to Old Trafford and posed for pictures with Jose Mourinho and Sir Bobby Charlton. The former Chelsea midfielder watched on as his old boss orchestrated a 2-1 victory for United over CSKA Moscow in the Champions League. Essien labelled Mourinho as ‘daddy’ in his caption and also shared a snap of himself with Sir Bobby ...

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Essien’s long career down to discipline – Derek Boateng

Retired Black Stars midfielder Derek Boateng believes hardwork and discipline are the reasons behind Michael Essien’s long and successful career. At his peak, Essien was considered one of the best central midfielders in the world and spent his prime years playing for Chelsea where he won the Champions League before later moving on to play with Real Madrid and AC ...

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Essien dedicates goal to Persib fan who died after fans attack

Michael Essien dedicated his league goal for Indonesian side Persib at weekend to Ricko Andrean, the fan who died after being beaten up by fellow Persib supporters. Andrean was assaulted while trying to stop his friends from attacking a Persija supporter. “The goal and the victory are for Ricko,” Essien said. Essien scored in the 25th minute on an assist ...

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