Essien Admits He Is Struggling To Communicate With Seedorf

Ghanaian international Michael Essien has conceded he is finding it difficult communicating with Milan head coach Seedorf, when he speaks the Italiano.

In an in interview ahead of Milan’s clash with Atletico tonight, Essien said, “I still struggle to understand the coach when he speaks in Italian, but I often speak with him. I’m really happy here and I’m settling in at Milan in the best possible way.”

The Ghana midfielder also had this to say about how he has settled in at the club: “I know Muntari and De Jong really well and I’m happy to play on the same team as them. I got to know De Jong in England when we both played there.

I also know Kaka’ from our time together in Madrid. I’m delighted to be reunited with them all again. It’s a pleasure to have them as team-mates and I’m happy to be a part of the Milan family. It’s wonderful to be amongst a group of players like this.” Essien said

Essien signed for Italian Serie A club Milan on a one-and-a-half-year contract on 27 January 2014