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14 March 2017
Essien joins Indonesian side Persib Bandung
Michael Essien has finally found a new club, signing with Persib Bandung in Indonesia.
9 February 2017
FourFourTwo's 100 best foreign Premier League players ever: 40-31
Our list rumbles on as we celebrate two of the top flight's finest-ever Africans and a pair of flying Dutchmen
19 July 2016
6 signings who bounced back to star in their second season
Didn't rate last season's new boy much? Don't worry.
profiles the men who proved that patience is a virtue when it comes to transfer deals
2 June 2015
Essien joins Panathinaikos
Michael Essien will spend the next two seasons plying his trade with Panathinaikos in the Greek Super League.
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.
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