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GUNNERS YEARS: Anelka tipped for Juventus swap with Henry

PUBLISHED: 15:44 18 February 2009 | UPDATED: 15:57 07 September 2010

1999: Nicolas Anelka could be set to move to Juventus – with compatriot Thierry Henry coming the other way. Arsenal s French striker Anelka is the subject of reported interest from the Turin giants, and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is a known admirer of Hen

1999:

Nicolas Anelka could be set to move to Juventus - with compatriot Thierry Henry coming the other way. Arsenal's French striker Anelka is the subject of reported interest from the Turin giants, and Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is a known admirer of Henry, who he bid £10m for earlier in the season before Henry instead opted for a move to Serie A.

Juve vice-president Roberto Bettega watched Anelka in their replayed 2-1 FA Cup fifth round win over Sheffield United, but Wenger snapped: "Nicolas is not for sale, at any price. The problem is that you can't control the people around the players who want to make quick money.


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