Former Chelsea player Michael Essien holds a supporter of his new club Persib in Bandung, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters

Is Indonesia the next China? Michael Essien among overseas players boosting domestic league

Carlton Cole and Didier Zokora are also playing in Southeast Asia as the country’s soccer bosses try to move past a series of scandals and Fifa bans

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Former Chelsea player Michael Essien holds a supporter of his new club Persib in Bandung, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters
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