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E o Anelka, hein? Sorte ou azar?

Que coisa, que novela, que papelão essa contratação do Anelka pelo Atlético.

Por sorte o Galo tinha e, mostrou toda a papelada envolvendo a transação. 208 more words

Kalil anuncia a contratação de Anelka pelo Twitter

Presidente do Atletico Mineiro não se importou com o horário e revelou de madrugada o novo jogador do Galo pela sua conta na rede social  285 more words

FIFA Considers Worldwide Anelka Ban

By Sam Measham (@sammeasham)

FIFA is considering a global suspension for the sacked West Brom striker Nicolas Anelka after a request from  the Football Association. 742 more words


Five-Match Suspension Not Enough To End Neo-Nazi "Quenelle"

The rising popularity of the quenelle is a worrisome trend. It reflects a widening anti-Semitic streak in a culture already too accepting of anti-Jewish behaviour and expression.   886 more words

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Anelka's quenelle

Nicolas Anelka’s quenelle gesture has certainly been the most controversial moment of this season and with the independent panel imposing a 5 game ban on him, 7 games less than Suarez for biting Ivanovic last season and probably an awful lot less than the touchline ban Alan Pardew will receive for his ‘headbutt’ yesterday, the question being asked is, “Is 5 games enough?”

Chris Gray

Anelka handed five match ban

West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka has been given a five match ban from the Football Association.

This comes as a result of the Frenchman’s controversial ‘Quenelle’ celebration at the end of last year. 37 more words


Guardian: Nicolas Anelka banned for five matches and fined £80,000 for quenelle

West Bromwich Albion have suspended Nicolas Anelka after the Frenchman was banned for five matches by the Football Association and fined £80,000 for the quenelle gesture that he performed after scoring against West Ham United in December. 103 more words