gridiron star who had to miss the 2010 World Cup in South Africa to
come, he is a Ghanaian national team star Michael Essien. Chelsea midfielder suffered a knee injury and could not recover in time.
Essien had been lying injured since last January when defending Ghana on Africa Cup of Nations in 2010. Since then, he never played. But Ghana coach Milovan Rajevac still give him a chance. Unfortunately, until now his recovery is not certain to take him to South Africa.
on the evaluation made by a combination of a medical team with medical
teams Chelsea's Ghana, Essien was decided not fit and could not recover
until the end of July, "so a description of Ghana national team, as
reported by Goal.
That way, Essien failed to taste the experience of appearing in the World Cup for the second time. Previously, he appeared at the World Cup 2006 Germany. "GFA (Ghana football association), hoping he quickly recovered and returned to play," he continued.
For Ghana, the loss of Essien clearly not profitable. During the defense of Ghana, Essien is a leader in and outside the field. In addition, extending the list of stars who missed the first World Cup on the African continent.