Name: Michael Essien
Date of birth: 03/12/1982
Place of birth: Ghana
Club: AC Milan
|Bastia||Lyon||02 Jul 2003||Undisclosed|
|Lyon||Chelsea||19 Aug 2005||£24.5m|
|Chelsea||R Madrid||31 Aug 2012||Undisclosed|
|Chelsea||AC Milan||27 Jan 2014||Undisclosed|
|World Cup||Ghana||0 (1)||0||0||0|
|International Match||Ghana||1 (0)||0||0||0|
|Holding on to the ball||Very Strong||Tackling||Weak|
|Likes to play short passes||Often|
|Does not dive into tackles||Often|
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Essien delighted with AC move
Michael Essien has described his move from Chelsea to AC Milan as "a dream come true".
Essien completes Milan move
Chelsea have announced that midfielder Michael Essien has completed his move to Italian side AC Milan.
Seedorf's Essien delight
New AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf is delighted to have added Michael Essien to his squad.