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Michael Essien reveals those who persuaded him to join Chelsea, despite his interest to join United.

Former Lyon and Chelsea star, who currently play for for Sabail in the Azerbaijan Premier League, as a midfielder (Michael Essien) reveal Jose Mourinho and Dider Drogba convinced him to join Chelsea amid two premier league rival (Chelsea and Manchester United) interest. The 37 years old Ghanian join Chelsea in 2005 with a transfer fee worth £ 24.4 million making him Chelsea's most expensive signing of all-time that year. The Sabail midfielder spent 9 years with the London blue (2005 - 2014). During this ti

  2 years ago ago
Michael Essien reveals those who persuaded him to join Chelsea, despite his interest to join United.