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Essien hoping to make Chelsea impact

June 5, 2013
By Kevin Palmer
Michael Essien has credited Jose Mourinho with reviving his career and now hopes to make an impression under the new Chelsea manager at Stamford Bridge.

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Mourinho made a surprise move to bring an injury-plagued Essien to Real Madrid on loan during last summer's transfer window, with the Ghana international impressing at the Santiago Bernabeu and playing more than expected.

Yet with his spell at Madrid coming to an end, the midfielder ...

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