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28 January 2015
No Dallas move for Milan midfielder Essien
FC Dallas technical director Fernando Clavijo has distanced the MLS club from reports they are trying to sign former Chelsea defensive midfielder Michael Essien.
24 December 2014
Grant omits World Cup troublemakers for AFCON
Avram Grant has continued Kevin-Prince Boateng, Michael Essien and Sulley Muntari's Ghana exile in naming his Africa Cup of Nations squad.
15 October 2014
Essien praises Inzaghi philosophy at Milan
Michael Essien has praised the impact Filippo Inzaghi has had at Milan and is targeting a top-three finish in Serie A this season.
2 July 2014
Essien urges calm in Ghana assessments
Ghana's Michael Essien has pleaded for calm in the assessment of the Black Stars' FIFA World Cup campaign.
2 July 2014
Ghana FA to review Essien conduct at World Cup
Michael Essien's conduct prior to a FIFA World Cup match against Portugal is to be investigated by the Ghana Football Association.
18 June 2014
Essien misses Ghana training session
Ghana's Michael Essien missed training on Wednesday with a toe injury suffered in their opening defeat to the USA.
22 May 2014
Essien realistic over Ghana's World Cup hopes
Michael Essien remains grounded over what Ghana can achieve at the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
11 April 2014
Peter Schmeichel's Import XI: No Liverpool stars, but a shock inclusion from Chelsea
Legendary Manchester United shot stopper picks a brutish yet classy team of Premier League foreign imports...
3 April 2014
Essien sustains thigh injury
Milan midfielder Michael Essien has suffered an injury to his right thigh, the club announced on Thursday.
13 February 2014
Essien hopeful for World Cup chance with Ghana
Ghana midfielder Michael Essien hopes to be included in Kwesi Appiah's plans for this year's FIFA World Cup in Brazil.