Chelsea news

Essien suffers knee injury, having tests

July 8, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Chelsea face a nervous wait as midfielder Michael Essien is feared to have seriously damaged his knee at their Cobham training complex.

"Michael Essien suffered an injury to his right knee during training this week," said a club statement. "He will undergo tests over the next few days to determine the extent of that injury. Until we have the full results of those tests we will not be commenting further."

The news was first broken on Twitter by former Chelsea player Jody Morris. ...

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