was born on 19th March 1974 in France. He plays for the French national team
and is currently contracted to the English Premier League team, Chelsea
where his chant chant is to the tune of Conga by
Lace with the lyrics are changed to "Do do do, Nicolas Anel-ka".
In 1999 he set a then record fee when Real Madrid signed him for £22.3 and
to date has commanded more than £85m in transfer fees.
On his retirement from
football, he intends an acting career stating "I have a friend
who's a producer, who makes lots of films. He recently did Asterix. So
it's already agreed that I'm going to do other films. It helps to know
actors and producers. It's different to football and it's something I enjoy very
much because there's no ball. I like pretending to be somebody else, it's