West Bromwich Albion Features

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Anelka announces he's quitting West Brom

ESPN staff | March, 14 2014

Former France international Nicolas Anelka has taken to Twitter to announce that he has left West Bromwich Albion with immediate effect - but the club have reacted angrily to the move and denied his contract has been cancelled. • Evans: Anel...

FA not appealing Nicolas Anelka five-match ban

ESPN staff | March, 13 2014

The Football Association will not appeal against Nicolas Anelka's five-match ban for his controversial “quenelle” gesture. • Evans: West Brom left downbeat The West Bromwich Albion striker received the FA’s minimum ban...

West Brom suffer Brunt blow; out for six weeks

PA Sport | March, 12 2014

West Brom captain Chris Brunt has been ruled out for five to six weeks due to a knee injury, the club have announced. Brunt had to come off in the 65th minute of Saturday's 3-0 Premier League loss to Manchester United at The Hawthorns. And Alb...

Mel: Van Persie deserved a red card Video

Richard Jolly | March, 8 2014

West Bromwich Albion head coach Pepe Mel insisted Robin van Persie should definitely have been sent off in Manchester United’s 3-0 win at The Hawthorns and felt referee Jonathan Moss’ leniency changed the game. The United top score...

Anelka 'quenelle' ban explained

PA Sport | March, 6 2014

Nicolas Anelka's “quenelle” gesture is “strongly associated with anti-Semitism,” according to the Football Association’s independent regulatory commission that imposed a five-match ban on the striker. • FA ...

FA 'spineless' over Anelka 'quenelle' gesture

PA Sport | March, 6 2014

The Football Association has been blasted in the House of Commons for a “pathetically spineless” response to West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka's “quenelle” gesture. • UEFA hands out 10-match 'quenelle' ...

UEFA hands out 10-match 'quenelle' ban

ESPN staff | March, 4 2014

UEFA has suspended Royal Belgian Football Association futsal player Omar Rahou for 10 games after the player made the "quenelle" gesture at the UEFA Futsal Euro 2014 tournament. Rahou made the gesture as he celebrated a goal during...

FA could push to extend Anelka's five-match ban

Associated Press | March, 1 2014

The FA could push for Nicolas Anelka to serve more than a five-match ban for a racially aggravated goal celebration by appealing against its own disciplinary panel's verdict. The West Bromwich Albion striker on Thursday received the minimum FA...

Anelka banned five games for 'quenelle' gesture Video

ESPN staff | February, 26 2014

The Football Association has banned Nicolas Anelka for five games after his controversial “quenelle” gesture against West Ham United two months ago. The former France international was charged last month under the Football Associat...

FA begins Anelka's disciplinary hearing

ESPN staff | February, 24 2014

The disciplinary hearing into West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka’s “quenelle” gesture is to begin on Tuesday. • Evans: Baggies held by Fulham Anelka performed the controversial celebration, which is alleged to...

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