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French Soccer Star Could Face Ban for ‘Nazi’ Salute

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French soccer star Nicolas Anelka. Photo: Wikipedia.

Daily Mail – Controversial striker Nicolas Anelka is to be the subject of a Football Association investigation after allegations that he used an anti-Semitic gesture to celebrate his first goal in West Bromwich Albion’s 3-3 Premier League draw at West Ham on Saturday.

Anelka, who scored twice in five minutes before half-time, celebrated his first goal with a gesture known in France as ‘la quenelle’ (the dumpling).

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