Ghana soccer icon, Michael Essien has hailed Leicester City’s rise to the top of the Barclays Premier League table.
— Michael Essien (@MichaelEssien) April 10, 2016
The former Chelsea, AC Milan cum Real Madrid anchor-man’s reaction comes after The foxes beat Sunderland 2 – 0 at the Stadium of Light on Sunday afternoon to solidify their position on the top of the table.
Leicester City have now sealed their Champions League spot and will now need three more wins to claim the 2015/16 title.
Michael Essien, who won the English Premier League title twice with Chelsea has praised the Foxes’ run so far insisting it isn’t a mere feat.
Leicester City will now play West Ham United, Swansea City, Manchester United, Everton and Chelsea in that respective order for the remaining fixtures in the 2015/16 English Premier League.