Former Chelsea & Real Madrid midfielder agrees move to Turkish Super Lig club

during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on December 14, 2013 in London, England.

Michal Essien has agreed personal terms with the Turkish Super Lig side Antalyaspor according to RadyoSpor.

The report states that Antalyaspor are however yet to strike a deal with his current employer Panathinakos.

Essien previously played for Chelsea, AC Milan and for the La Liga giant Real Madrid.

The Champions League winner would be joining former Barcelona star Samuel Eto’o at Antalyaspor should he join the Mediterranean based side.

Eto’o already has nine goals in 11 league games making him the top scorer in the league this season.

Antalyaspor were only promoted last season but have had an ambitious transfer policy bringing in Eto’o and targeting Manchester United keeper Victor Valdez.

The Scorpions also recently opened their new 32,000 seater state of the art stadium which they now call home.

Antalyaspor sit in eleventh place with 21 points in 17 games and take on Istanbul BB  in their next league fixture.

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