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Michael Essien

Michael Essien

Position
Midfielder

Premier League Record

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Honours & Awards

Premier League Champion 2
2005/06
2009/10
Appearances 168
Goals 17
Wins 113
Losses 22
  • Attack
    Goals 17
    Goals per match 0.1
    Headed goals 5
    Goals with right foot 9
    Goals with left foot 1
    Penalties scored 0
    Freekicks scored 0
    Shots 250
    Shots on target 66
    Shooting accuracy % 26%
    Hit woodwork 4
    Big chances missed 4
  • Team Play
    Assists 10
    Passes 7,681
    Passes per match 45.72
    Big chances created 5
    Crosses 108
    Cross accuracy % 14%
    Through balls 55
    Accurate long balls 527
  • Discipline
    Yellow cards 27
    Red cards 2
    Fouls 130
    Offsides 4
  • Defence
    Tackles 257
    Tackle success % 78%
    Blocked shots 70
    Interceptions 196
    Clearances 318
    Headed Clearance 66
    Recoveries 700
    Duels won 765
    Duels lost 594
    Successful 50/50s 147
    Aerial battles won 142
    Aerial battles lost 97
    Errors leading to goal 2

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