West Brom striker Anelka rejects Lazio approach

West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka has turned down a return to Italy.

West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka has turned down a return to Italy.

With a lengthy ban hanging over his head, Anelka was expected to grab the chance of a move away offered by Lazio this week.

But Corriere dello Sport says the Frenchman has turned down the approach, insisting he wants to remain in England, despite his looming suspension.

 
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