Starting January 2012, Nicolas Anelka leave Chelsea and join towards the new club, Shanghai Shenhua. Accompany the departure of Anelka headed the Chinese giants, Chelsea do not forget to give a farewell and thank-you.
The 32-year-old striker signed a contract with Shanghai since mid-December 2011. Allegedly, he will receive a wage of about 200,000 pounds per week.
"Chelsea Football Club would like to thank and wish the best for Nicolas Anelka who is now leaving us to join Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua."
Anelka is Chelsea's fifth club in the Premier League, having previously played for Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester City and Bolton Wanderers. Anelka arrived and Stamford Bridge as the first player who contracted Avram Grant, the former Chelsea manager, in January 2008. During his career at Chelsea, he has made 184 appearances and scored 59 goals.