Michael Essien

Quick profile

  • Name: Michael Essien
  • Position: Midfield
  • Date of birth (Age): 03/12/1982 (32)
  • Country: Ghana

  • Height: 177cm
  • Weight: 85kg

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    17/09/03: Lyon 1-0 Anderlecht
  • National team: UEFA Meridian Cup (First round)
    29/01/99: Ghana 3-0 Portugal

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  • Michael Essien (Real Madrid CF) & Kevin Grosskreutz (Borussia Dortmund)
    Michael Essien (Real Madrid CF) & Kevin Grosskreutz (Borussia Dortmund)
  • Michael Essien (Real Madrid CF)
    Michael Essien (Real Madrid CF)
  • Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid CF)
    Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid CF)
  • Cristiano Ronaldo & Michael Essien (Real Madrid CF)
    Cristiano Ronaldo & Michael Essien (Real Madrid CF)
  • Mesut Özil, Cristiano Ronaldo & Michael Essien (Real Madrid)
    Mesut Özil, Cristiano Ronaldo & Michael Essien (Real Madrid)
  • Karim Benzema (Real Madrid CF)
    Karim Benzema (Real Madrid CF)
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