Nicolas Anelka

France #0 - Forward

  • Born: 03/14/79
  • Age: 35
  • Height:
  • Weight: 0

Anelka handed five-match ban, fine over gesture

The West Brom striker has been suspended for five matches and fined £80,000 for his use of the quenelle gesture during a match in December.

They Played for Both Clubs: Heidar Helguson

Chris takes a look back at an ex-Wanderer who also played for Watford

Thursday Morning Hoddle of Coffee

Daily Tottenham Hotspur links, today on Moyes complaining, Adebayor scoring goals again and some transfer noise.

A futile gesture

Nicolas Anelka's performance of the quenelle has brought deserved scrutiny to him and other athletes, but the outcome could be a very positive one.

Anelka in hot water over 'quenelle' celebration

While the meaning of his gesture is ambiguous, Nicolas Anelka will face tough questions after celebrating a goal with a sign that has been used as an anti-Semitic insult by some in France.

Memorable Match: Bolton v Doncaster

Chris takes a trip down memory lane, so you don't have to....

Memorable Match: Bolton Wanderers v. Derby County

Elliot remembers the stinging cold of January 2008, and the warmth of Stelios Giannakopoulos as Bolton Wanderers took on Derby County at the Reebok Stadium.

They Played For Both Clubs - El Hadji Diouf

Chris thought it might be interesting to look back at famous players who have "played for both clubs". Whilst this might sound like an entertaining piece about old players, really I just wanted to spend a bit of time in the world of El Hadji Diouf.

Liverpool Transfer Targets: Sebastian Corchia

Spending is the new saving, err something like that. Regardless, Liverpool could use another defender, and we know just who to buy.

Anelka signs for West Brom

West Bromwich Albion have added a bit of depth to their forward ranks by signing Nicolas Anelka, who has over 100 goals in the Premier League.

Kevin Davies delays testimonial decision

Now that Davies has been handed his testimonial, he is charged with forming a committee to plan the event including the match itself and the festivities surrounding it. SKD, however, is not rushing the decision.

Italian reports claim Bolton return for Anelka

Two different reports out of Italy (from Sportevai and JuveNation) claim that Nicolas Anelka could be on his way back to the Reebok Stadium. It was his stay at Bolton that revived the career of "Le Sulk."

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