Ghana news

Essien admits to World Cup doubt

April 22, 2010
By Soccernet staff
Ghana midfielder Michael Essien has insisted that his latest injury setback is only minor but admits that it places his participation in the World Cup in doubt.

Essien has not played for Chelsea since December and aggravated the problem in training for Ghana during January's African Nations Cup.

Chelsea issued a statement on Tuesday saying the midfielder would miss the rest of the season due to swelling in his knee, and this latest setback has now placed his World Cup hopes ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations