Some days ago, a spiritualist in Ghana who is popularly known as "Spiritual Father" was speaking on Vibes in 5 with Arnold Mensah Elavanyo, a Ghanaian TV programme, made some bold claims about destroying the career of former Ghana and Chelsea midfielder, Michael Essien.
8 African Footballers That Their Names Will Never Be Forgotten In The English Premier League History
1. Michael Essien Essien played for SC Bastia and Lyon before moving to England in 2005 where he became very famous. He was named Chelsea's player of the year in the 2006/2007 season. He also won nine trophies during his time at Chelsea. 2. kanu nwankwo
Controversies in football have been a major feature in the sport since time immemorial. These controversies ranges from contentious refereeing decisions, rough tackles between opposing teams to unsporting conduct by players and this article attempts to rank some of the controversial matches in history. 1. Chelsea vs Barcelona: 2009 UEFA Champions League semifinal
African players have excelled for several European teams at the top level. Michael Essien, Didier Drogba, Samuel Eto'o, Yaya Toure, and Nwankwo Kanu are all household names in football. They managed to win a few important trophies throughout that time period, and here are the top five winners.
The UEFA champions league draw for 2021/2022 season will be conducted today in Instanbul, Turkey from 5 pm UK time. Two legends helping out As usual, the organizers of the draw have picked two legends and former winners of the competition with Chelsea, Bransilav Ivanovic and Michael Essien to help conduct this year's UEFA champions league group stage draw.
Africa has produced a lot of exceptional players who have gone on to gain international recognition in the football world. Players like George Weah, Roger Milla, Samuel Eto'o, Didier Drogba, Rigobert Song, and Michael Essien to name a few, are forebears of the African football light.
OPINION: How Salah Has Overtaken Drogba As The Greatest African Player To Play In The Premier League
The English premier league has seen a lot of African sensations over the years. However, the greatest ever African player to have played in the English top-flight still remains a debate but there are some standout players. The likes of Yaya Toure, Didier Drogba, Michael Essien and John Obi Mikel are worldclass African players during their time in the English top-flight.
Why Some Fans Were Wrong For Claiming CHE Will Crash Out In Group Stage After Being Drawn With Juventus
The 2021/2022 UEFA Champions League Group stage draw and award night were held on Thursday at Istanbul, Turkey. Former Chelsea legends and 2012 Champions league winner, Branislav Ivanovich and Michael Essien were presented to help with the draws. The event began with the award of the presidential award to Danish team captain, Simon Kjaer and Danish medical team for their quick intervention in saving the life of Christian Eriksen at the 2020 European championships.
The Chelsea & Ivory Coast Connection: How Frank Kessie Could Be The Next Ivorian To Star At The Club
Chelsea have had quite a remarkable connection with a number of West African countries. This is why the club is arguably the most supported English club in countries like Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast and many others. The fact that players like Michael Essien, John Obi Mikel, Didier Drogba, Salomon Kalou and so many others enjoyed great success at the club has helped in amassing a great number of supporters who live and breathe Chelsea.
Although it is said that money doesn't buy success but this is not always true, especially in football. Since the year 2000, spendings on the purchase of players has increased and this has left some managers with no choice but to try to buy success by spending big.
Chelsea is one of the biggest teams in England and has proved their worth and abilities over the years. The two-time champions of Europe have recorded some of the biggest wins ever recorded in the premier league as they have shown their ruthless side over the years too. In this article, we will take a look at some of the biggest wins achieved by the London side.
Check Out 3 Times The Referee's Decision Favoured Barca In The Uefa Champions League Knockout Stages
Over the years, we have seen how some decisions made by the referees favor a particular team knowingly or unknowingly. In today's update, we will get to see five times some referee favored FC Barcelona in the Uefa champions league knock stages Chelsea vs Barcelona Knock out stage (semi-final)
A Spiritualist claims that he caused former Chelsea and Real Madrid star, Michael Essien's downfall because he failed to honor his promise. The self acclaimed Spiritualist revealed that he helped the Ghanaian international player, Michael Essien to become advance in his football career. He said Essien didn't keep to his promise of building him a house in Accra, so he caused his fall from grace in football.
The UEFA Champions League draw for the 2021-22 group stages have been completed. With the last 32 clubs competing in Europe's competition been completed from the play-off games this week, we can finally wait for the tournament properly. Supporters will get to know if Chelsea can be able to retain their title as European champions or another team could snatch their crown this season.
The group stage draw of the 2021/2022 UEFA Champions league takes place today, August 26, 2021 by 5PM Nigerian time. The Ceremony will be held in Istanbul, Turkey. Michael Essien and Branislav Ivanovic would be Special Guests to assist with the draw. There are thirty-two teams qualified to participate in the draw, with twenty-six qualifying automatically for the group stage draw with the final six berths decided through play-offs.
Image: UEFA champions league 2021/2022. The UEFA champions league group stage draw ceremony begins at 5:00pm Nigerian time today Thursday 26 August. It's being held in Istanbul, Turkey. And Michael Essien and Branislav Ivanovic are the special guest to assist with the draw. Total of Thirty-two teams Qualified for the draw from which Twenty-six automatically qualified and six qualified through play-offs.
Chelsea 2012 champions league winners Petr. Cech, Michael essien and Branislav ivanovic have all given verdict on this season's group stage draw. Ivanovic and Essien were on hand in Istanbul to conduct the draw for uefa yesterday,placing Chelsea alongside Juventus,Zenit st Petersburg and Malmo in Group H..
2021/22 UEFA Champions League group stage draw ceremony begins on Thursday, August 26. The ceremony will be held in Istanbul, Turkey at 5:00pm BST time. Special guests, including Branislav Ivanovich and former Ghana player, Michael Essien, will help in today's draw. Who is involved in the draw?
The UEFA champions league draw has been done and the final of the 2021/2022 campaign is meant to take place in Russia's Zenith Peterborough's stadium. The first award presented was the UEFA President award. The award was presented to the Denmark national team. UEFA president, Aleksander Ceferin paid his tribute to Simon Kjaer, the skipper of the nation team and also the medical team that helped save the life of midfield maestro,Christian Eriksen at the Euro 2020 tournament.
The 2020/2021 Uefa champions league group stage draw ceremony begins today Thursday 26 august 2021 by 18:00 CET. this ceremony will hold in Turkey Instanbul to be precise. personalities like Michael Essien and Branislav Ivanovic will be present to help in the draw. the draw will consist of twenty six teams that have qualified automatically for the group stage, and the later six berths will be decided through play offs.