Tag: Nicolas Anelka

Nicolas Anelka played for Arsenal Football Club. The former French forward joined Arsenal from Paris Saint-Germain in 1997 for £500,000. Anelka left Arsenal for Real Madrid in 1999 for £22.3m. In total, he made 90 appearances for Arsenal and scored 28 goals. Anelka wore the number 9 at Arsenal. He is currently a youth coach at Lille. Anelka was born on March 14, 1979.

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Arsenal get dedicated Met Police officer at London Colney due to safety concerns

In response to rising concerns, Arsenal have stationed a dedicated police officer at their training facility to secure player safety.
French football manager and former player Nicolas Anelka looks on during an interview to AFP during his visit in Islamabad on March 5, 2019. (Photo by FAROOQ NAEEM / AFP)

2-hour Nicolas Anelka Netflix documentary announced

Former Arsenal striker Nicolas Anelka is set to get his very own two-hour Netflix documentary that we all know is going to be brilliant.

Another former Arsenal forward takes up coaching role

Former Arsenal forward, Nicolas Anelka, has been appointed as coach for the young forwards at Lille.
Aaron Ramsey, Hattrick hero v Everton

Aaron Ramsey hattrick claims another Premier League record for Arsenal and cements another

After Aaron Ramsey's treble at the weekend more Arsenal players have scored a Premier League hat-trick than any other club in the competition's history.

Can you name every Arsenal Premier League top goalscorer?

Arsenal have had a variety of top scorers since the Premier League's inception in 1992, can you remember them all? Which one has won the most awards?
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 05: Robin van Persie of Arsenal celebrates scoring their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Norwich City at the Emirates Stadium on May 5, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

These 4 Arsenal players named among Premier League's most effective strikers

Robin van Persie, Ian Wright, Nicolas Anelka and Thierry Henry have been named among the Premier League strikers with the best goals-per-game ratio ever.

Which Arsenal legend won top goalscorer 7 years in a row?

Thierry Henry wasn't just Arsenal's all time top Premier League goalscorer, netting 175 goals, he was the Gunners top goalscorer for seven years in a row.

Lacazette aims to end 'curse' of Arsenal number 9 shirt

Lacazette will be Arsenal's new number nine for 2017/18, but is the number cursed? We're taking a look at the other Arsenal number nines in the Premier League era.

Henry: This former Arsenal & Manchester City striker one of the best ever

Thierry Henry reckons that former Arsenal star, Nicolas Anelka, was one of the best strikers ever.

Anelka joins Nasri in attacking Arsenal players over Wenger

Nicolas Anelka has echoed Samir Nasri’s words, accusing the Arsenal players of being psychologically weak.

Infographic: Arsenal’s January signings

Arsenal have made a few decent signings in the winter transfer window.

Marc Rogers: Anelka joined Arsenal for revenge

Marc Rogers is a football agent who was doing business with the biggest French players e.g. Anelka, Makelele, Henry, Wiltord, Vieira, and so on;...

Former Arsenal striker thinks Manchester United signing is one of the best

Nicolas Anelka knows what it's like to be a teenage French striker who cost an astronomical amount of money. Almost. At the age of 20,...

Former Liverpool man backs Giroud to emulate him

Former Arsenal striker Nicolas Anelka has told fans to believe in Arsène Wenger and has backed the manager to continue succeeding at the club. Anelka...

Former Chelsea star defends Arsenal striker

Nicolas Anelka has defended both Olivier Giroud and Arsene Wenger for sticking by his striker, claiming that the boss gave him the same treatment...

Former Arsenal star becomes football manager

by Nia Griffiths Nicolas Anelka has become player-manager at Mumbai City - what a time to be alive. Anelka, who has been at the club as...