Nicolas Anelka

Real Madrid

Date of Birth: March 14, 1979

Birthplace: Versailles, France

Height: 184 cm

Weight: 77 kg

Previous Clubs: Paris Saint-Germain (France), Arsenal (England)

Nicolas Anelka left Arsenal for a transfer to spanish side Real Madrid. Anelka was a hit in the 98-99 season for Arsenal and when he told Arsenal that he wanted a transfer several clubs tried to sign to goalscoring wonderboy. Lazio, Juventus and Real Madrid were the clubs who was most interested. Anelka refused to go to Juventus and Lazio refused to pay the sum Arsenal demanded. Finally Arsenal agreed to sell Anelka to Real Madrid and he was instanly replaced by croat World Cup 98 top goalscorer Davor Suker.
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