Ghanaian international Michael Essien has been honoured in Azerbaijan by top-flight side Sabail FC.
Essien was at the Bayil Arena Stadium in Baku and met players of the top-flight side to motivate and inspire them.
According to report sighted by YEN.com.gh on Ghanasoccernet.com, Essien was presented with a Sabail FC shirt.
The former Chelsea box-to-box midfielder wished the club success in the future activities.
Essien was in the Azerbaijani capital where he played in an exhibition match dubbed "Baku 2019: Stars Final" held on March 3.
YEN.com.gh had previously how Essien shut down the internet after releasing his first photo in 2019.
He released a photo in which he has trimmed his hair
Essien was also in the news after showing his 'gentle side' in a beautiful photo.
I don't do secular music. I do good music with good themes: Kuami Eugene - Star Gist| #Yencomgh
Have national and human interest issues to discuss? Know someone who is extremely talented and needs recognition?
Your stories and photos are always welcome. Get interactive via our Facebook page