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I would love to visit Jamaica before I die, says AC Milan's Essien

Published:Monday | October 27, 2014 | 6:54 PM
AC Milan's Michael Essien (left) fights for the ball with Hellas Verona's Gustavo Campanharo during a Serie A soccer match at the Bentegodi stadium in Verona, Italy on October 19. - AP

Ghanaian international footballer and AC Milan midfielder, Michael Kojo Essien, took to social media today to "bless up" every Jamaican.

The 31-year-old footballer, known for his tough tackling style, posted a picture of the map of Jamaica on his Twitter account accompanied by a post stating that the only country he would love to visit before he died is "that little island called Jamaica".

Essien the founder of the Ghanaian non-governmental organisation 'The Michael Essien Foundation' kicked off his senior football career in 2000.


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