Former Black Stars midfielder Michael Essien has hailed former Chelsea captain, John Terry, picking him as the best players he has played with.
Terry officially announced his retirement from football after twenty-two years.
Essien played with Terry at Chelsea from 2005 to 2015 and won many laurels together.
On Sunday, the 35-year-old guardsman posted on Instagram saying, “After 23 incredible years as a footballer, I have decided now is the right time for me to retire from playing.”
However, Essien has hailed Terry for his leadership qualities indicating that the former English man is one of the best players ever to play with.
All the best #Captain.New beginning and a new start and I wish you all the best in the next phase of your footballing career. You were one of the best leaders I ever played with. Thank you for the memories Georgie pic.twitter.com/ynkNGLyI7A
— Michael Essien® (@MichaelEssien) October 7, 2018
Terry during his time at Stamford Bridge won five Premier League titles, five FA Cups, a Champions League title.