**Michael Essien absurdly happy. Grazing for the first time after recovering from injury, Chelsea is a direct single scored his team victory over Crystal Palace in the game tests.
Facing the Crystal Palace, Saturday (07/17/2010) , Chelsea star not reinforced majority who still break after competing in the World Cup in 2010. As a result, the Blues a lot of young players down there though still Essien, Alex, Mikel John Obi and goalkeeper Petr Cech.
This is the first action on the gridiron Essien bandaged after a hamstring injury in December 2009. Consequently, this Ghanaian players can only play until the third season with Chelsea plus the lost opportunity to defend his country in the World Cup in 2010.
Chelsea are on the paper would win easily, it was not so in reality. Palace Carlo Ancelotti is able to force the troops to wait until almost an hour to be able to open the scoring.
Essien is Chelsea who managed to break the deadlock. From cooperation Josch McEachran and Daniel Sturridge, the ball is fed to Essien who successfully broke into a flat wicket spurn Palace in 58 minutes. Essien single goal is to be the only goal in this fight as well as a victory for 'The Blue'.
"It feels amazing. It's a long time but I am back in full training now, everything feels good and there was no reaction from the exercise so it was all very well for me," Essien said the club's official website that was launched from Sky Sports.
"I did not experience a vacation because they have to rehab but this would be a good thing to start the season and I look forward to all my colleagues to return as soon as possible," he concluded.
Crystal Palace: Julian Speroni, David Wright, Alexsander Radosavlijevic, Adam Barrett, Paddy McCarthy, Anthony Ouasafane, Neil Danns, Davide Baiocco, Alan Lee, Darren Ambrose, Andy Dorman.
Chelsea: Petr Cech, Jeffrey Buma, Ryan Bertrand, Patrick Van Aanholt, Michael Essien, Alex, John Obi Mikel, Nemanja matic. Daniel Sturridge, Joshua McEachran, Franco Di Santo.