Nicklas Bendtner

Position: Striker
Team: Arsenal
Born: January 16, 1988 (age 26)
Hometown: Copenhagen, Denmark
Height: 6'3''
Nationality: Danish
Paderborn´s players celebrate during the German First division Bundesliga football match SC Paderborn 07 vs Eintracht Frankfurt on October 19, 2014
Result: SC Paderborn end Wolfsburg's home winning streak
SC Paderborn deny Wolfsburg their seventh home league win in a row by holding on for a point at Volkswagen Arena.
Dec 14, 18:24
Everton striker Aruna Kone in action against Manchester City at Etihad Stadium on October 5, 2013
Team News: Arouna Kone named on Everton bench for Wolfsburg clash
Arouna Kone is named in Everton's squad for the first time in 13 months for tonight's Europa League group match against Wolfsburg.
Nov 27, 17:01
Schalke's Nigerian forward Chinedu Obasi (C) celebrates scoring with Schalke's Italian head coach Roberto Di Matteo and Schalke's Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar in a game against Sporting on October 21, 2014
Result: Schalke 04 survive Wolfsburg comeback
Schalke 04 survive a second-half fightback on the way to beating Wolfsburg 3-2 in the Bundesliga.
Nov 22, 16:27
Denmark's defender Simon Kjaer celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 group I qualifying football match between Serbia and Denmark in Belgrade on November 14, 2014
Result: Denmark retain top spot with win in Serbia
Nicklas Bendtner strikes twice as Denmark come from behind to beat Serbia 3-1 in Group I of the Euro 2016 qualifiers.
Nov 14, 21:40
PAOK's defender Nikos Spyropoulos and Fiorentina's midfielder from Slovenia Jasmin Kurtic jump for the ball during theUEFA Europa League football match Fiorentina versus Paok, on November 6, 2014
Europa League roundup: Fiorentina stumble to PAOK draw
Sports Mole rounds up all the action from Thursday's late Europa League games.
Nov 6, 22:45
Theo Walcott of Arsenal celebrates his second goal and Arsenal's fifth during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Arsenal and Slavia Prague on October 23, 2007
On this day: Arsenal hit seven against Slavia Prague
On this day in 2007, Arsenal edged closer to qualification for the Champions League knockout stages with a 7-0 thrashing of Slavia Prague.
Oct 23, 10:02
Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo jogs laps during training June 3, 2014
Team News: Cristiano Ronaldo starts for Portugal
Cristiano Ronaldo starts for Portugal in their Euro 2016 qualifier away to Denmark.
Oct 14, 19:10
Danish forward Nicklas Bendtner celebrates scoring during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group B qualifying football match Denmark vs Italy in Copenhagen, Denmark on October 11, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner hoping to retire at Copenhagen
Former Arsenal frontman Nicklas Bendtner is planning to play for Copenhagen before he retires from football.
Oct 14, 15:28
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Result: Lasse Vibe earns late point for Denmark against Albania
Lasse Vibe's 81st-minute goal snatches Denmark a draw against Albania in Euro 2016 qualifying.
Oct 11, 21:43
Salomon Kalou of Hertha BSC celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Hertha BSC v VfL Wolfsburg - Bundesliga match at Olympiastadion on September 24, 2014
Result: Ex-Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou secures win for Hertha Berlin
Hertha Berlin climb out of the Bundesliga relegation places after ex-Chelsea striker Salomon Kalou's goal secures a 1-0 win against Wolfsburg.
Sep 24, 21:05
Seamus Coleman (R) of Everton celebrates with teammate Leighton Baines of Everton after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Europa League against Wolfsburg on September 18, 2014
Result: Everton ease past Wolfsburg
Everton beat Wolfsburg 4-1 to start their Europa League campaign with a victory at Goodison Park.
Sep 18, 22:01
Manchester United's English defender Phil Jones (Far L) handles the ball off a shot from Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (R) which results in a penalty during the match on April 20, 2014
Team News: Everton unchanged for Wolfsburg visit
Everton are unchanged for this evening's Europa League tie against Wolfsburg at Goodison Park.
Sep 18, 19:13
Wolfsburg's head coach Dieter Hecking stands by the pitch prior to the German first division Bundesliga football match Wolfsburg vs Hamburg in Wolfsburg on November 29, 2013
Team News: Josuha Guilavogui named on Wolfsburg bench against Hoffenheim
Josuha Guilavogui drops to the Wolfsburg bench for the Bundesliga clash with Hoffenheim.
Sep 13, 14:22
Armenia's midfielder Gevorg Ghazaryan, Armenia's defender Levon Hayrapetyan and Armenia's midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrate scoring during the UEFA Euro 2016 Group I qualifying match of Denmark vs Armenia on September 7, 2014
Result: Denmark come from behind to beat Armenia in Group I opener
Goals from Pierre Hojbjerg and Thomas Kahlenberg give Denmark victory over Armenia in their opening Group I Euro 2016 qualifier.
Sep 7, 19:24
Bremen's midfielder Aaron Hunt and Frankfurt's defender Sebastian Jung vie for the ball during the German first division Bundesliga football match Werder Bremen vs Eintracht Frankfurt on May 11, 2013
Team News: Aaron Hunt drops to Wolfsburg bench for meeting with Eintracht Frankfurt
Aaron Hunt is replaced by Maximilian Arnold for Wolfsburg, who take on Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga.
Aug 30, 14:24
Danish forward Nicklas Bendtner celebrates scoring during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group B qualifying football match Denmark vs Italy in Copenhagen, Denmark on October 11, 2013
Dieter Hecking: 'Nicklas Bendtner is the perfect fit for Wolfsburg'
Wolfsburg coach Dieter Hecking describes Nicklas Bendtner as the "perfect fit" following the striker's transfer from Premier League club Arsenal.
Aug 16, 15:11
Arsenal's Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner awaits kick off during during the League Cup football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich on September 25, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner: 'Wolfsburg decision was an easy one'
Wolfsburg's new signing Nicklas Bendtner has revealed that it was an easy decision to agree to join the Bundesliga outfit from Arsenal.
Aug 16, 14:30
Nicklas Bendtner of Arsenal beats Michael Essien of Chelsea to the ball during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match on October 29, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner secures Wolfsburg switch
Striker Nicklas Bendtner leaves Arsenal to join Wolfsburg on a free transfer.
Aug 15, 12:59
Nicklas Bendtner of Arsenal celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Hull City at Emirates Stadium on December 4, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner poised to complete Wolfsburg move
Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner is poised for a switch to Wolfsburg, according to the player's agent.
Aug 15, 02:39
Arsenal's Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner awaits kick off during during the League Cup football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich on September 25, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner uses bra to protect manhood in Instagram photo
Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner posts an Instagram picture of himself sunbathing naked, with a bra employed to protect his manhood.
Jul 18, 14:07
Arsenal's Nicklas Bendtner celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Hull during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Eintracht Frankfurt pull out of Nicklas Bendtner deal
Eintracht Frankfurt manager Thomas Schaaf reveals that talks to sign striker Nicklas Bendtner have broken down.
Jul 15, 11:15
Bayern's Mario Mandzukic celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal against Hertha Berlin on October 26, 2013
Bundesliga club-by-club transfer latest: July 11
Sports Mole discusses the latest done deals and rumours in the Bundesliga transfer market.
Jul 11, 11:26
Danish forward Nicklas Bendtner celebrates scoring during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group B qualifying football match Denmark vs Italy in Copenhagen, Denmark on October 11, 2013
Report: Nicklas Bendtner has interest from England
A report claims that Arsenal forward Nicklas Bendtner has attracted a host of interest from England.
Jul 8, 15:43
Arsenal's Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner vies with West Bromwich Albion's English defender Craig Dawson during the League Cup football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich on September 25, 2013
Agent denies Nicklas Bendtner has agreed to join Eintracht Frankfurt
Nicklas Bendtner's agent denies that the former Arsenal player has agreed to join Eintracht Frankfurt.
Jul 4, 17:18
Brazil's forward Neymar celebrates after scoring a second goal during a Group A football match against Cameroon on June 23, 2014
FIFA 'investigate Neymar over non-sponsored underpants'
Brazil star Neymar is reportedly under investigation by FIFA for wearing non-sponsored underpants at the World Cup.
Jun 26, 12:18
Bayern Munich's Bastian Schweinsteiger sits on the bench during a game with Hoffenheim on March 10, 2012
Premier League club-by-club transfer latest: June 9
Sports Mole runs through the latest transfer speculation for each of the 20 Premier League clubs.
Jun 9, 12:50
Arsenal's Nicklas Bendtner celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Hull during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Report: Alan Pardew mulls move for Nicklas Bendtner
Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew is weighing up a move for Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner when his contract expires at the end of the month, according to a report.
Jun 1, 05:24
Arsenal's Nicklas Bendtner celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Hull during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Hull City consider Nicklas Bendtner move?
Hull City are reportedly keen to sign Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner when his contract expires at the Emirates Stadium next month.
May 30, 14:41
Nicklas Bendtner of Arsenal beats Michael Essien of Chelsea to the ball during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match on October 29, 2013
Report: Burnley to swoop for Nicklas Bendtner
Burnley boss Sean Dyche is reportedly keen on signing free agent Nicklas Bendtner this summer.
May 25, 10:24
Nicklas Bendtner of Arsenal beats Michael Essien of Chelsea to the ball during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match on October 29, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner named on Premier League's released list
Arsenal forward Nicklas Bendtner is named on the Premier League's list of released players.
May 24, 00:31
Arsenal's Nicklas Bendtner celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Hull during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner keen on Bundesliga switch
Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner reveals that he is interested in moving to the Bundesliga this summer.
May 5, 17:29
Charles N'Zogbia of Wigan Athletic celebrates with Victor Moses after scoring the winning goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Arsenal on April 18, 2010
On this day: Late Wigan Athletic comeback stuns Arsenal
On this day in 2010, Wigan Athletic score three times in the final 10 minutes to beat Arsenal 3-2 at the DW Stadium.
Apr 18, 09:58
Barcelona's Argentinian forward Lionel Messi celebrates scoring against Arsenal during the Champions League quarter-final second-leg match at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on April 6, 2010
On this day: Lionel Messi too good for Arsenal
On this day in 2010, Lionel Messi knocked Arsenal out of the Champions League with a four-goal haul at Camp Nou.
Apr 6, 10:02
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil celebrates scoring the opening goal against Napoli in the Champions League at the Emirates on October 1, 2013
Mesut Ozil invites Arsenal teammates to girlfriend's birthday bash
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil invited a number of his teammates to celebrate his girlfriend's 24th birthday.
Mar 25, 10:43
Arsenal's Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner awaits kick off during during the League Cup football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich on September 25, 2013
Copenhagen play down reports of signing Arsenal's Nicklas Bendtner
Copenhagen play down reports that Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner could join the club in the summer after he was spotted watching a game over the weekend.
Mar 24, 07:50
Nicklas Bendtner of Arsenal beats Michael Essien of Chelsea to the ball during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match on October 29, 2013
Arsenal's Nicklas Bendtner back in Copenhagen?
Nicklas Bendtner flew to Denmark on Saturday to watch FC Copenhagen in action on Sunday, according to a report.
Mar 24, 05:20
Arsenal's Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner vies with West Bromwich Albion's English defender Craig Dawson during the League Cup football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich on September 25, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner, Arsene Wenger 'to hold talks over taxi incident'
Nicklas Bendtner will reportedly hold talks with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger regarding an alleged incident in Denmark involving a taxi driver.
Mar 19, 13:25
Nicklas Bendtner of Arsenal beats Michael Essien of Chelsea to the ball during the Capital One Cup Fourth Round match on October 29, 2013
Arsene Wenger hints at Nicklas Bendtner exit from Arsenal
Arsene Wenger hints that Nicklas Bendtner will leave Arsenal when his current contract with the club runs out in the summer.
Mar 15, 00:28
Arsenal's Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner vies with West Bromwich Albion's English defender Craig Dawson during the League Cup football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich on September 25, 2013
Arsenal to fine Nicklas Bendtner following Copenhagen incident
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirms that Nicklas Bendtner will be fined for travelling to Copenhagen without the club's permission.
Mar 14, 10:13
Arsenal's Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner awaits kick off during during the League Cup football match between West Bromwich Albion and Arsenal at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich on September 25, 2013
Nicklas Bendtner rubs up against taxi in Denmark after threatening driver?
Nicklas Bendtner reportedly threatens a taxi driver in Denmark before unbuttoning his trousers and rubbing against the car on a drunken night out in Copenhagen.
Mar 13, 12:48
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