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Official: France Striker Nicolas Anelka Axed From Les Bleus

France striker Nicolas Anelka has been ordered to return home, the French Football Federation (FFF) has confirmed.

The Chelsea frontman had been in doubt for the remainder of the World Cup following reports of a verbal attack on coach Raymond Domenech during half-time of Thursday's 2-0 defeat to Mexico.

Anelka missed France's training session this afternoon, which intensified rumours that he could be ditched just three days before Les Bleus' final group match.

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skynidas4998d ago

Lame shit right here, Domenech should have been the one to be axed from Les Bleus.

elcompa4254998d ago

French team should just go home....especially after Henry doesn't get to play.

polarbear4998d ago

Apparently, he's now going to retire from international football too

griff4998d ago

The entire team will follow soon.

narmonteto4998d ago

Something is definitely wrong with the French team