Michael Essien makes injury recovery and joins Real Madrid squad for Ajax trip

The 'Bison' has recovered from the minor injury and he is line for action against Ajax in the Uefa champions league on Wednesday.

Ghana midfielder, Michael Essien travelled with the Real Madrid squad to Amsterdam on Tuesday for Wednesday’s Uefa champions league group match against Ajax Amsterdam.

The 29-year-old has recovered from the minor injury that kept him out of the 5-1 victory over Deportivo La Coruna on Sunday.

Essien who is part of the provisional 24 man squad and is a sure bet for a place in the team that will take on the Dutch champions at the Amsterdam Arena.

Real Madrid won their first group match 3-2 against Manchester City and that game was Essien’s Real Madrid debut after joining the Whites from Chelsea on a season long loan deal.