Cheslea Carlo Ancelotti has played down fitness concerns over Michael Essien, insistsing the midfielder will be fit for Sunday’s clash with Arsenal. Essien scored twice in the 4-0 win over Wolves but is struggling with a knee problem. Read more…
THE WORLD governing football body, FIFA has selected eight integral players of the Black Stars including Chelsea star to film for a documentary about the oncoming World Cup. Read more…
Ghanaian midfielder Michael Essien has revealed how important Chelsea’s win over Liverpool was for their challenge for the league title.
Ghana midfielder, Michael Essien believes Chelsea’s win over Liverpool would prove crucial in their quest for the title.
The Blues were 2-0 winners against Liverpool at Stamford Bridge on Sunday, a win the Ghanaian who played a key role describes as important.
Ghana midfielder Michael Essien is confident the Black Stars can win their fifth African Cup of Nations title next year.
The West Africans sealed a smooth passage to the tournament, to be held in Angola, last week after topping Group D of the qualifiers.
Ghana became the first African nation to qualify for the World Cup after beating Sudan 2-0 on Sunday.
Inter Milan midfielder Sulley Muntari and Chelsea’s Michael Essien scored the goals either side of the break that ensured Ghana would top Group D and clinch a spot in South Africa next June with two games to spare.
Michael Essien is happy to have aided Ghana become first African nation to qualify for the 2010 World Cup finals. Ghana beat Sudan 2-0 on Sunday in Accra to confirm their place at next summer’s showpiece even with two games to spare in Group D. The Black Stars have kept a clean sheet in the final round qualifiers are top of the table with 12 points, seven more than the second-placed side. Read more…