9:21 PM EST, Wed December 17, 2014
The Guardian Dec 3, 2014
Michael Essien: ‘The Milan doctor phoned and said he’d seen I had Ebola’

Michael Essien: ‘The Milan doctor phoned and said he’d seen I had Ebola’

Someone, somewhere, thought it would be funny to start a Twitter rumour that Michael Essien had Ebola. Unsurprisingly, the midfielder and his worried family were not amused• Michael Essien and the United Against Ebola campaignHappy birthday, Michael, you are 32 on Wednesday. What’s been the most memorable thing of the past year?Well, my most memorable thing wasn’t the most pleasant. The whole Ebola hoax …

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