Nottingham Forest recently lost to Derby County in a 3-0 defeat. Forest’s star player, Nicklas Bendtner made an own goal blunder that that help to further consolidate the team’s defeat over their rivals at derby county enabling them to climb to fifth position.
The county had continued their resurgence under the management of Steve McClaren. The former England manager had brought the team quite a distance as they managed to climb into the fifth position in the championship table with a strong win over their rivals from the east midlands.
The team had gotten two goals ahead of the Nottingham Forest in the second half which help stamped their victory after a demoralized Forest had gotten an own goal in the first half. Bendtner had given the county a good advantage after his own goal blunder and two goals in the second half of the game from will Hughes and Tom Ince assured the loss of Bendtner’s team.
This makes the sixth win in a row for derby as they end a three match victory run with Forest.
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Nottingham Forest have been able to breathe a sigh of relief following the news that striker Nicklas Bendtner will be out only for around 3 to 6 weeks.
The striker suffered an ankle injury in the recent game against Birmingham City. A 3-1 win must have given Nottingham Forest manager Philippe Montanier a lot of joy, but he was extremely concerned about the availability of Bendtner in the rest of the season. The former Arsenal striker had to be carried off on a stretcher with oxygen masks
, which made the injury look extremely serious.
However, it looks highly likely that the Danish international may be back before the start of the festive fixture list in December.Montanier admitted that it was a serious injury but not at the extent it was previously thought. The 28-year-old is back in English football once again after an extended absence. Read more »
Nicklas Bendtner could be forced to drop down a division in order to find a new club after it emerged that Championship outfits Norwich City and Brighton are interested in signing him.
The player is available on a free transfer after leaving Wolfsburg at the end of last season. However, he has failed to find a new club even after months of search. Many clubs are concerned about the discipline and the goalscoring abilities of the former Arsenal striker. Once upon a time, Bendtner was the first choice forward for Arsenal when the club was struggling due to lack of options
The Danish forward has always been seen as a very confident player, but pundits are of the opinion that he has been let down by his overconfidence more than anything else. In recent seasons, though, Bendtner has been involved in several altercations on and off the field. As a result, clubs are not getting the confidence to sign him even on a free transfer. His career has especially gone downhill since 2010. He has spent time on loan at clubs like Birmingham City, Sunderland, and Juventus. His time with English clubs is plenty and this is one of the reasons behind Norwich and Brighton being interested in the player.
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Nicklas Bendtner has been a free agent since April of the ongoing year as his contract with Wolfsburg terminated prematurely as the Danish player did not have a healthy relationship with various figures of the club and it ultimately finished up with the 28 year old attacker having his contract terminated.
The Danish forward Nicklas Bendtner did a few things with Wolfsburgh that put him on hot water and it was only a matter
of time until he was kicked off from the team.
Oversleeping, arriving late and even posing with the brand of a vehicle that is the direct rival of Wolfsburg’s main backer which is Volkswagen. These are a few of things that sparked Bendtner’s unhealthy relationship with key figures of Wolfsburg.
Now that Bendtner is a free agent, there are rumors floating around that are linking the Danish attacker with a number of different clubs, one of these clubs is the Scottish outfit Rangers FC.
Rangers FC actually attempted to sign Nicklas Bendtner back in 2006 when Paul Le Guen was in charge of the club but at that time Bendtner was an 18 year old boy who was performing with Arsenal and the Premier League club wasn’t interested in offloading the youngster.
Considering that Bendtner is now available to be signed, he could turn into a viable option for Rangers FC especially after the main goal-scoring threat of Rangers FC picked up a hamstring injury.
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Former Arsenal striker NicklasBendtner has been pictured in the company of two of his former teammates at Arsenal.
These pictures have given rise to many speculations that the striker might be looking to get back to Arsenal, but it may only be old friends having some workout together.
The first picture was taken with Kieran Gibbs at the gym. The latter has been disappointed in missing out on the England team that participated at the Euros and is definitely motivated to get back in form. He has regularly been pictured at the gym as he tries to build his fitness level ahead of the new season.
Many Arsenal fans have reacted on social media sites to let Gibbs know that they are disappointed to see him with a player that has been a flop at Arsenal.
In a second picture upload a few days later, it was yet another Arsenal player who was present with NicklasBendtner. This time, it was Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain who also miss the England team because of a recurring knee injury. The midfielder who is serious about recuperating his form ahead of the new season has been visiting the gym regularly.
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NicklasBendtner is currently in Danemark after having been released by Wolfsburg last month.
He was supposed to stay at the club until the end of his contract in 2017, but his contract was terminated after a host of disciplinary issues.
Bendtner joined Wolfsburg in 2014 and managed to make 47 appearances for the club. But it is on the disciplinary front that things did not work between Wolfsburg and Bendtner. In February, he was fined for driving a Mercedes car to training while the club is sponsored by Volkswagen while in April was fined for being late to training sessions.
Wolfsburg director Allofs has stated that he was disappointed that the deal did not work out between NicklasBendtner and the team. He said that he was hoping that the cooperation will be fruitful for both sides, but so far he has not been convinced by the striker’s performance. He stated that in such circumstances, it is better to stop the partnership. He wished NicklasBendtner all the best for his career. Read more »