Legends Database

Michael Essien

Michael ESSIEN

Central Midfielder

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Overall RATING
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Attacking Skills
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Playmaking
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Defending Skills

Other Positions

DM

177cm x 84kg; Right Footed; Prime 2006 – 2010

Physical Skills

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Acceleration
81%
Agility
79%
Balance
89%
Jump
88%
Natural Fitness
83%
Speed
82%
Stamina
95%
Strength
85%

Technical Skills

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Ball Control
80%
Dribbling
79%
Free Kicks
71%
Heading
77%
Long Passing
78%
Shooting Accuracy
74%
Shooting Power
87%
Shooting Technique
73%
Short Passing
82%

Tactical Skills

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Defensive Positioning
76%
Off the ball
81%
Teamwork
86%

Mental Skills

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Anticipation
85%
Concentration
84%
Consistency
84%
Determination
81%
Leadership
75%
Vision
83%

Attacking Skills

Finishing
73%

Defensive Skills

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Marking
77%
Sliding
72%
Tackling
82%

Info Box

– Known as “The Bull”
A physically strong midfielder known for energy, tough tackling style, work-rate and tactical intelligence

– Dives into tackles
– Mark his opponents tightly
– Shoots from distance
– Shoots with power

Additional Skills

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Crossing
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Creativity
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Penalties
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Versatility
  • Complete Midfielder