"I would imagine Nicolas Anelka is used to dealing with it more than most.
"Throughout his career, I am sure has had to get used to speculation linking him with possible transfers. He wasn't just delighted he scored the goal against United; he was delighted we had won the game.
"If Nic is here for a long time then great. If he's not, then we've got to make sure that, when he leaves, it makes us a stronger football club."