- Former Chelsea and Leicester City defender Ryan Bertrand has praised ex-teammate Michael Essien as an exceptional footballer and individual
- Bertrand, who won the UEFA Champions League with Essien in 2012, commended Essien's skills on the field and his character off it
- He was speaking during a guest appearance on UTV's Real News with Akrobeto in Ghana and revealed he was in the country for a business visit
Former Chelsea and Leicester City defender Ryan Bertrand has praised his ex-teammate Michael Essien as a remarkable footballer and an exceptional individual.
Bertrand, who won the UEFA Champions League with Essien in 2012, expressed his admiration for the Ghanaian midfielder during a guest appearance on UTV's Real News with Akrobeto.
Essien, Chelsea's record signing at £24.4 million in 2005, played a pivotal role during his decade-long tenure at Stamford Bridge, contributing to the club's Premier League, FA Cup, and UEFA Champions League victories.
Following his playing career, Essien transitioned into coaching and management. He now serves as a first-team assistant coach at Danish club FC Nordsjaelland and recently acquired UEFA A and UEFA Elite Youth A licenses.
Bertrand's accolades highlight Essien's impact as a player and a respected figure in the footballing world.
Watch the interview below:
Akrobeto Promises to Gift a Wig to Black Stars Captain Dede Ayew
In another report, Ghanaian actor Akrobeto humorously revealed his intention to buy a wig for Black Stars Captain Dede Ayew in a comical video.
Akrobeto hosts former Chelsea player Ryan Bertrand in hilarious interview, talk about jollof and insults
Alongside his jest, the famous actor defended Jordan Ayew after a viral video showed the footballer comfortably greeting him on social media.
Akrobeto's entertaining visit to the Black Stars' training session before their AFCON 2023 qualifier against the Central African Republic (CAR) amused and engaged fans.
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In another story, a widely circulated video features two individuals discussing the performance of Inaki Williams for Ghana, with the relatives of the forward expressing their frustration about Black Stars players not passing the ball to him in his most effective areas.
The video has prompted online discussions, with numerous netizens concurring with their observations on the matter.
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