25.1 C
Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Michael Essien earns first coaching appointment at FC Nordsjælland

Popular Stories

Video Of A Man Beating The Hell Out Of A Female Lawyer In Her Office Breaks The Internet

A viral video which has been spotted by browngh.com captures the shocking moment a Cameroonian man was recorded on camera assaulting a...

Ozo Receives 10 Million Naira Surprise Gift (VIDEO)

Ozo has been shown the ultimate gesture of love as his fans have blessed him with an expensive gift.The former Big Brother...

SEVEN Footballers Who Don’t Drink Alcohol

Alcohol taking as an exercise is common in almost every society as it is a major mode of “socialization”. The situation is...

If A Dog Attacks You Don’t Run, Do Any Of These To Save Yourself

But sometimes, dogs also attack innocent people when a person is not familiar with them.
Christopher Sam
Christopher Sam is a web designer, developer and has advanced knowledge in Search Engine Optimization, Responsive Website Design, Emails Marketing, BULK SMS Messaging, Schema Markup and a certified Google Trainer. He is a creator and editor at Hypercitigh.com, an online digital platform focusing on Credible and Timely news and in Ghana.
- Advertisement -

Former Ghana international Michael Essien has landed his first coaching role after being appointed as part of FC Nordsjælland’s coaching staff for the 2020/21 season.

The ex-Chelsea player earned his coaching badges by studying the working environment around FC Nordsjælland’s first team and academies. Essien now officially joins the coaching staff of the Danish club with the title Player Coach.

The 37-year-old will work hand in hand with head coach Flemming Pedersen. In an assistant role, Essien will participate in the trainings alongside the players to help implement the drills and ideas in the best possible way as well as contribute with new input to coaching group evaluations of the training session afterwards.

- Advertisement -

Sports director of Nordsjælland Jan Laursen explained on the club website why they decided to retain Essien after he spent time with them.

“Michael left a very positive impression here during his visit and we continued the dialogue with him after he had left. We felt, he was excited by what he experienced here through our philosophy, the people he met at the club, and that our environment inspired him”

Head coach of the club Flemming Pedersen also spoke on the club website about the prospect of working with a seasoned personality such as Essien

- Advertisement -

“In the coaching staff we’ve experienced Michael Essien as both curious and hungry for knowledge before and after the training sessions, but at the same time also contributing and giving among the players during the trainings. His career and experience speak for themselves.”

Essien will have his first day in Farum the 10th of September.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

More articles

Latest article

“A film is not successful just because a certain actor starred in it” Ireti Doyle schools filmmakers who are not willing to pay competent...

Actress Iretiola Doyle took to Twitter to school filmmakers who are reluctant to employ competent producers and directors to...

NPP launches Savannah Regional campaign team

The New Patriotic Party (NPP) has inaugurated its Savannah Regional Campaign Team and Working Committees for the 2020 general elections with a call...

Vehicles destroyed as container falls off trailer in Ogun (photos)

Some vehicles have been destroyed after the containers on a trailer fell off and landed on them along Sango...

We’re making employment arrangements for 1.2 million SHS graduates

The Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Ignatius Barfour Awuah says the government is putting in place measures that will ensure the employment...

Global Coronavirus death toll surpasses 1 million

The global coronavirus death toll has surpassed 1 million nine months after the deadly virus was first detected in...