UK time is: 23:19:18
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Didn`t Take You Long Did it, Nic?

Former Bolton striker Nicolas Anelka is unhappy with his role at Chelsea. The capricious Frenchman stated a few weeks ago that he was content to stay at Stamford Bridge for the rest of his career. Now it seems he`s having second thoughts.

'I didn't come here to play on the left or right,' he told L'Equipe, those well known stirrers from across the channel. 'When I came here, people told me I would play in a 4-4-2.

'Since I arrived, I haven't played in my position. Never as a number nine, always on the left or the right.

'Until now, I haven't said anything. I was a newcomer, I haven't wanted to make a story out of it because I still didn't know the club.

'But from next season, I insist I will no longer be the little newcomer.'

Anelka`s conduct in his time at the Reebok was exemplary, but now he`s back into sulk mode. Maybe Bolton can give Chelsea some tips, for a price of course. He`s also somewhat less traumatised than John Terry about missing a penalty.

"Van der Sar pushed away my shot. All the better for him, that is the game," he commented.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Richard McCormick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday May 24 2008

Time: 12:41PM

Your Comments

do you want him back :-)
merlin
lol merlin.
Paulinho
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Bolton Wanderers Articles

Stats: Fulham v Bolton (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Fulham Preview (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Time Capsule (Tuesday September 30 2014)

What Do You Think? (Monday September 29 2014)

Stats: Bolton v Derby (Sunday September 28 2014)

DF-Bolton Fan Model (Saturday September 27 2014)

Let's Be Having You (Saturday September 27 2014)

Stats: Chelsea v Bolton (Friday September 26 2014)

Chelsea Match Report (Thursday September 25 2014)

We Can Hope (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Archived Bolton Wanderers Articles

List All Vital Bolton Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Brighton 2 - 1 Bolton
Fulham 4 - 0 Bolton
Bolton 3 - 2 Rotherham
Bolton 2 - 2 Forest
Bolton 0 - 0 Sheff Wed
Bolton 0 - 2 Derby County

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. Huddersfield 10 3 2 5 -8 11
19. Brighton 10 2 4 4 -2 10
20. Birmingham 10 2 4 4 -6 10
21. Wigan 10 2 3 5 -2 9
22. Fulham 10 2 1 7 -8 7
23. Bolton 10 1 2 7 -12 5
24. Blackpool 10 0 3 7 -9 3

Breaking League News

Bolton : 01/10/2014 23:00:00
Williams Joins Tykes on Loan
Fulham : 01/10/2014 23:00:00
LUFC Warnock dropped as Milanic wants stability
Leeds Utd : 01/10/2014 22:14:00
AFH: Another Week, Another Manager
Watford : 01/10/2014 21:57:00
Leeds Utd : 01/10/2014 21:47:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Dougie...
Suggested By:  
Sack him 80%
Keep him 20%