Nicolas Anelka signs for Juventus on loan - originally posted on Soccerlens.comNicolas Anelka has signed for Serie A leaders Juventus on a five month loan deal from China’s Shangai Shenhua.
The Old Lady are going through a crisis in the striker department as a result of which the club felt the need to go for a loan move for a recognized striker.
The 33-year-old who also had a troubled time regarding dispute with the club along with former Chelsea player Didier Drogba, over unpaid wages, scored only three goals in 22 matches as the Chinese outfit finished ninth in the 16-team Chinese Super League.
In his 17-year career, Nicolas Anelka has represented ten clubs. A total of £86.8 million has been spent on transfers of the Frenchman:
1996-97: Paris Saint-Germain
1997-99: Arsenal (£0.5 million)
1999-00: Real Madrid (£22.3 million)
2000-02: Paris Saint-Germain (£22 million)
2001-02: Liverpool (Loan)
2002-05: Manchester City (£12 million)
2005-06: Fenerbahce (£7 million)
2006-07: Bolton ...