Michael Essien: Height, Weight & Body Stats

height of Michael EssienMichael Essien is best known for being a Soccer Player. He was born in Accra, Ghana on December 3, 1982. Michael is turning 39 this year. Talented midfielder who played for Chelsea from 2005 to 2014 then joined AC Milan; became part of Ghana’s national team in 2002.

Michael Kojo Essien is a Ghanaian footballer who currently plays for Indonesian club Persib Bandung. He has also been capped for the Ghana national team more than 50 times. He is a physically strong midfielder who has often been touted as a box-to-box midfielder for his ability to exert energy in supporting offensive and defensive play and for his powerful and tough tackling playing style which has earned him the nickname “The Bison”. Essien can also play as a defender, both on the right of defence and in the centre.

Continue below to see how tall Michael Essien really is, plus his weight, body measurements and stats.


Real Name: Michael Kojo Essien
Profession: Soccer Player
Nationality: Ghanaian
Date Of Birth: December 3, 1982
Age (as of 2021): 38 years old
Birth Place: Accra, Ghana
Born In: Millennials Generation
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Chinese Zodiac: Dog

Michael Essien was born in 1980s.


After playing on his local side and the French club Lyon, he signed with Chelsea for £24.4 million, then a record amount for an African footballer, and a record for the club. The education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates. You can also learn about Michael Essien’s dating history at CelebsCouples.

Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Black
Shoe Size: N/A


At the age of 38, Michael Essien’s height is 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm cm) or approximately 1.78 m meters or 70 inches inches.

Height: 5 ft, 10 in
Height (meters): 1.78 m m
Height (centimeters): 178 cm cm
Height (inches): 70 inches in

According to CDC, the average American height for men is 5′ 9″ inches (175 cm or 69 inches) and 5′ 4″ inches (162 cm or 64 inches) for women.

Fact: People lose a total of 1-3 inches (2.5 to 7.5 cm) in height as they age, and women generally losing more than men. Height loss is more rapid after age 70.


Body Build: Athletic
Weight (pounds): Under review lbs
Weight (kilograms): Under review kg
Weight (stone): Under review stone

Michael Essien is a member of famous people who are known for being a popular 38 year old, Soccer Player, born in December, in the year 1982, with zodiac sign of Sagittarius.

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