Photos:  Michael Essien Arrives in Azerbaijan to sign for Sabail FC reported earlier that Former Blackstars player and Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has just returned to Azerbaijan to sign for top-flight side Sabail FC.

Essien was in the capital Baku for an exhibition match early this month where he visited the club. He joined them at the Bayil Arena Stadium and developed a motivational speech to the players.

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But it looks like the former Real Madrid and AC Milan player will be spending some time with Sabail FC on their roster.

He will be attending today’s league match between Sabail FC and Qarabag.

Essien was in Baku where he played in an exhibition match dubbed “Baku 2019: Stars Final”.



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