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UEFA News
Chelsea and Barcelona renew rivalrynight of high drama in their meeting at Stamford Bridge on 6 May 2009. After a
UEFA News / Posted yesterday
night of high drama in their meeting at Stamford Bridge on 6 May 2009. After a goalless first leg in the semi-final, Michael Essien gave Chelsea a ninth-minute lead in the return and Barcelona then lost Éric Abidal to a red card. However,... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Chelsea, Arsenal play to lame 0-0 drawshort of the quality required to play in midfield for Chelsea, especially when
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 7 days ago
short of the quality required to play in midfield for Chelsea, especially when compared to recent stars such as Matic, Michael Essien and Claude Makelele, but Bakayoko's struggles have also highlighted how tough it can be to settle into the... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Bundesliga: Bayer Leverkusen Coach Heiko Herrlich Fined €12,000 For Pathetic Touchline Dive Against Borussia Monchengladbach (For Recent Man City Absences Retro Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Mai
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 8 days ago
For Recent Man City Absences Retro Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Wasting, 1972 (Video) Ex-Chelsea Midfielder Michael Essien Recipient Of Harrowing Statue Tribute In Ghana (Photo)Get the latest upd... Read more
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Fratton Faithful
The Portsmouth Team Of The Millenniumperformance against Chelsea, where he controlled a midfield when the opposition
Fratton Faithful / Posted 9 days ago
performance against Chelsea, where he controlled a midfield when the opposition contained the likes of Frank Lampard and Michael Essien. Frustrated at constantly being played at right back at Arsenal, he was allowed to shine in his natural... Read more
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Fratton Faithful
The Portsmouth Team Of The Milleniumperformance against Chelsea, where he controlled a midfield when the opposition
Fratton Faithful / Posted 9 days ago
performance against Chelsea, where he controlled a midfield when the opposition contained the likes of Frank Lampard and Michael Essien. Frustrated at constantly being played at right back at Arsenal, he was allowed to shine in his natural... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Barcelona: Philippe Coutinho Officially Unveiled At The Camp Nou (Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Was
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 9 days ago
Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Wasting, 1972 (Video) Ex-Chelsea Midfielder Michael Essien Recipient Of Harrowing Statue Tribute In Ghana (Photo) Lowest Of The Low: West Ham Launch Investigation After... Read more
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chroniclelive
Worse than Cristiano Ronaldo's? Asamoah Gyan has 'abysmal' statue erected in his honoursculpture is believed to be the same man who recently erected a similarly unfla
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
sculpture is believed to be the same man who recently erected a similarly unflattering statue of former Chelsea star Michael Essien, which received much ridicule online. The statue of 32-year-old Gyan is said to be in tribute to his services... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Asamoah Gyan Becomes Latest Ghanaian Hero To Be Given Strange, Lumpy Statue In Kumasi (Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Was
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 9 days ago
Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Wasting, 1972 (Video) Ex-Chelsea Midfielder Michael Essien Recipient Of Harrowing Statue Tribute In Ghana (Photo) Lowest Of The Low: West Ham Launch Investigation After... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
La Liga: Diego Costa Scores And Gets Sent Off In First Start Back With Atletico Madrid (Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Was
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 11 days ago
Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Wasting, 1972 (Video) Ex-Chelsea Midfielder Michael Essien Recipient Of Harrowing Statue Tribute In Ghana (Photo) Lowest Of The Low: West Ham Launch Investigation After... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Goalkeepers have often dominated Norwich City games against Chelseawith just 11 minutes gone. Paul Gallacher was beaten by goals from £100m worth
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 11 days ago
with just 11 minutes gone. Paul Gallacher was beaten by goals from £100m worth of talent – Shaun Wright-Phillips, Drogba, Michael Essien and Andriy Shevchenko. If you’re going to lose, then lose to quality eh? Norwich had started the game... Read more
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Who Ate All The Pies
Rather Unflattering Cristiano Ronaldo Ice Sculpture Unveiled In Moscow Park Ahead Of Russia World Cup (Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Was
Who Ate All The Pies / Posted 12 days ago
Football: Bayern Munich Goalkeeper Sepp Maier Dabbles In Subtle Art Of Time-Wasting, 1972 (Video) Ex-Chelsea Midfielder Michael Essien Recipient Of Harrowing Statue Tribute In Ghana (Photo) Lowest Of The Low: West Ham Launch Investigation After... Read more
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Goal.com
2018 World Cup: Cristiano Ronaldo ice sculpture draws unfavourable comparisons to infamous airport bustIndia. Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is the subject of a giant monument in Ch
Goal.com / Posted 12 days ago
India. Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez is the subject of a giant monument in Chile, while former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has recently seen a scary-looking figure erected in his native Ghana. Sports stars will continue to be... Read more
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livesoccertv
Michael Essien joins 'Weird Statue FC' with strange tribute in GhanaMichael Essien is one of the most respected footballers in Ghana, and an sculpt
livesoccertv / Posted 13 days ago
Michael Essien is one of the most respected footballers in Ghana, and an sculptor thought it would be a good idea to create a statue to pay his respects. Everything seemed to be on a roll, but the final result was somewhat strange, as the shape of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arsene Wenger's press conference after Arsenal vs Chelsea in full'offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
'offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's resolve with £25m... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Antonio Conte frustrated by Chelsea's 'austerity... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man United have no desire to let Henrikh Mkhitaryan leave on loan'offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
'offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's resolve with £25m... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Antonio Conte frustrated by Chelsea's 'austerity... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mourinho open to extending United deal despite early exit fears'offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
'offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's resolve with £25m... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Antonio Conte frustrated by Chelsea's 'austerity... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chelsea losing Hazard would be 'like Barcelona losing Messi''offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
'offer' Liverpool £116m for Philippe... Pep Guardiola ready to test Arsenal's resolve with £25m... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Antonio Conte frustrated by Chelsea's 'austerity... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gary Neville stops Jose Mourinho and Paul Scholes row over Paul Pogbaset to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve pl
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
set to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve players as well as Pep... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea - PLAYER... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dawid Malan admits Jonny Bairstow made the decision to bat late onset to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve pl
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
set to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve players as well as Pep... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea - PLAYER... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pep Guardiola to test Arsenal resolve with £25m bid for Alexis Sanchezset to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve pl
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
set to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve players as well as Pep... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea - PLAYER... Read more
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Daily Mail
Liverpool 'make approach for £90m Lemar' as Coutinho replacementset to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve pl
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
set to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve players as well as Pep... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea - PLAYER... Read more
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Daily Mail
How big a blow for Man Utd if Jose Mourinho leaves? - TACKLE KEOWNset to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve pl
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
set to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve players as well as Pep... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea - PLAYER... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man Utd stars arrive for training amid Mourinho quit fearsset to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve pl
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
set to sign Konstantinos Mavropanos with Greek... Jose Mourinho can improve players as well as Pep... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea - PLAYER... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Footballer of the Year - Who Was the Best in 2017?nation with 11 first places, including four for legendary striker Samuel Eto'o.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
nation with 11 first places, including four for legendary striker Samuel Eto'o. Former Chelsea and Ghana midfielder Michael Essien made the top three five consecutive times from 2005 without ever winning. Retired Cameroon star Roger Milla... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arsene Wenger calls Eden Hazard penalty decision as 'farcical'wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keepe
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Diego Costa makes Atletico Madrid return as he is brought... Meet the man who... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man United fear Jose Mourinho could resign at the end of the seasonwants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keepe
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Diego Costa makes Atletico Madrid return as he is brought... Manchester United... Read more
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Daily Mail
Cousins was on ECB radar before tragic seaplane crash deathwants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keepe
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Diego Costa makes Atletico Madrid return as he is brought... Meet the man who... Read more
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Daily Mail
Spurs ready to make Kane highest paid Englishman in the Premier Leaguewants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keepe
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Diego Costa makes Atletico Madrid return as he is brought... Meet the man who... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jose Mourinho furious at not sealing £40m deal for Danny Rosewants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keepe
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Diego Costa makes Atletico Madrid return as he is brought... Meet the man who... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ian Ladyman: Wilshere makes small first step in World Cup auditionwants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keepe
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Diego Costa makes Atletico Madrid return as he is brought... Meet the man who... Read more
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Daily Mail
GRAHAM POLL: Taylor right to award Chelsea penalty but Wilshere divedwants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keepe
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Barcelona and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Diego Costa makes Atletico Madrid return as he is brought... MOST READ SPORT Share... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea - FIVE THINGS WE LEARNEDagainst London rivals Chelsea RELATED ARTICLES Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea, Premier L
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
against London rivals Chelsea RELATED ARTICLES Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea, Premier League RESULT: Hector...Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal...Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea: Hector Bellerin nets injury time...Jack Wilshere should have been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Jack Wilshere should have been sent off for diving, says Gary Nevilleand Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Meet the man who kicked Diego Costa into shape: Atletico... MOST READ SPORT Share... Read more
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Daily Mail
Arsenal 2-2 Chelsea: Hector Bellerin nets injury time equaliserand Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
and Man United keeper Victor Valdes... Garth Crooks wants Liverpool to place £45m bid for... Former Chelsea star Michael Essien honoured with abysmal... Meet the man who kicked Diego Costa into shape: Atletico... MOST READ SPORT Share... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Essien statue causes social media stir| Irish Examiner Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 08:57 pm Former Chelsea midf
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
| Irish Examiner Wednesday, January 03, 2018 - 08:57 pm Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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North Wales Pioneer
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
North Wales Pioneer / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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The North Wales Chronicle
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
The North Wales Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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The News and Star
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Denbighshire Free Press
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Denbighshire Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Rhyl, Prestatyn and Abergele Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Gazette
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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guardian-series
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
guardian-series / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Harrow Times
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Harrow Times / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Essien statue causes social media stirFormer Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be
EveningTimes Online / Posted 14 days ago
Former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has become the latest footballer to be honoured by an unflattering statue. The life-size sculpture of the 35-year-old – unveiled on a roadside in the city of Kumasi in the Ghanaian’s homeland – has sparked... Read more
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