Join Now | 
HomeAboutContact UsPrivacy & SecurityAdvertise
Soccer America DailySpecial EditionAround The NetSoccer Business InsiderCollege Soccer ReporterYouth Soccer ReporterSoccer on TVSoccer America Classifieds
Paul Gardner: SoccerTalkSoccer America ConfidentialYouth Soccer InsiderWorld Cup Watch
RSS FeedsArchivesManage SubscriptionsSubscribe
Order Current IssueSubscribeManage My SubscriptionRenew My SubscriptionGift Subscription
My AccountJoin Now
Tournament CalendarCamps & AcademiesSoccer GlossaryClassifieds
Bolton Striker Anelka in High Demand
Goal.com, December 13th, 2007 9:03PM

MOST READ

MOST COMMENTED

Bolton striker Nicolas Anelka will be one of the most sought-after players when the transfer window opens on Jan. 1. Several clubs, including Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City, have expressed interest in the Frenchman, who just signed a contract extension with Bolton. Of course, contracts mean very little these days, especially to the aforementioned clubs, who can afford to buy them out.

Manchester City manager Sven Goran Eriksson, who is definitely on the lookout for a new striker, is one of Anelka's most public admirers. "Anelka is a fantastic footballer," the Swede said. "He is one of those players who has everything. He has technique, pace and can score goals. What more would you want from a striker?" Manchester City will play Bolton at home Saturday.

The well-traveled Anelka played two and half seasons for City (2002-2005) before moving to Fenerbahce in Turkey. He scored 38 goals in 89 appearances at City.

Read the original story...



No comments yet.

Sign in to leave a comment. Don't have an account? Join Now




AUTHORS

ARCHIVES
FOLLOW SOCCERAMERICA

Recent Section 2 Around the Net
Wenger: Vermaelen May Leave Arsenal    
Arsene Wenger says defender Thomas Vermaelen, who has attracted interest from both United and Barcelona, could ...
English FA Cracks Down on Gambling    
The English FA has instituted new rules that ban players and coaches from betting on any ...
Luis Suarez's Suspension Appeal Set for Next Week    
Luis Suarez's appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) against a four-month ban for ...
Mexico Goalkeeper Moves to Malaga    
Mexico goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa, coming off an excellent World Cup performance, has moved to Spain's Malaga ...
Germany Wins Another Championship    
Within three weeks of winning the World Cup, Germany won another title, indicating that its youth ...
New York City FC to Groom Players for Man City?    
Manchester City's chief executive Ferran Soriano says that the Premier League champion may use its MLS ...
World Cup Boosts German Beer Sales    
The World Cup is credited for boosting German beer sales by 4.4 percent in the year's ...
Glazers Selling selling 8 million Man United    
The Glazer family will make around $150 million by selling 8 million shares of its stake ...
Former Palestine Midfielder Killed in Bombing    
Former Palestinian national team player Ahed Zaqout has been killed by an Israeli bomb that hit ...
Neymar Aims to Be Fit for Barcelona Opener    
Brazilian star, Neymar, who fractured a bone in his back following a challenge from Colombia's Juan ...
>> Section 2 Around the Net Archives