Essien underwent successful surgery in Munich and now he's expected in Greece in order to start his new program.
Ghana's midfielder underwent successful surgery in his troublesome hip. Everything went well and Essien is expected back in Greece this Thursday (23/7) along with Panathinaikos's doctor, who followed him in Munich.
Essien will now start a special program and after two weeks he will start picking up his pace. He's expected to be back in the beginning of September.