Mumbai City FC in 'Advanced Talks' With Nicolas Anelka for Indian Super League

Nicolas Anelka, who has played for European clubs like Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal, Real Madrid and Chelsea, had been without a club since his controversial exit from West Brom earlier this year.

updated: September 11, 2014 21:11 IST
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New Delhi: Nicolas Anelka could be part of the Indian Super League football tournament as Mumbai City FC's negotiations with the former France and Chelsea striker are at an "advanced" stage.

Mumbai City FC have already sent the contract to the 35-year-old Anelka. "Talks are at a very advanced stage and if everything falls into place, he will in all likelihood be joining the Mumbai City FC roster soon," a reliable source in the know of the development told PTI.

Sources added that Anelka was yet to "sign on the dotted line".

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