Anelka convinced he can fire West Brom into Europe

New West Bromwich Albion signing Nicolas Anelka wants to lead the club into Europe. The French striker, 34, joined his 11th club yesterday and vowed to complete a glorious two-year schedule.

New West Bromwich Albion signing Nicolas Anelka wants to lead the club into Europe.

The French striker, 34, joined his 11th club yesterday and vowed to complete a glorious two-year schedule.

Anelka, who has starred for amongst others Arsenal, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester City, Chelsea and Juventus, said: “I hope everything will be perfect. I hope we will be successful this year and will reach Europe.

“We will also try to do the same in the cup competitions.

“I think I will finish here in England, I’m happy here. I also hope it will be with this club because I think this is the right one for me.”

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