On this day in 2013 – Nicolas Anelka agrees to stop using the ‘quenelle’

Soccer – Nicolas Anelka File Photo
(Image credit: Nick Potts)

Nicolas Anelka agreed not to perform his controversial ‘quenelle’ gesture again when celebrating goals on this day in 2013.

The France forward made the sign – described as an inverted Nazi salute – after scoring the first of his two goals in West Brom’s 3-3 draw at West Ham on December 28.

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