By Chris Wright
Arsenal striker Nicky Bendtner believes that the £52,000 he earns on a weekly basis is perfectly justified, chiefly because of the skiing jaunts his chosen profession causes him to miss:
“Somehow I believe that we must be worth our salaries because that is how the mechanism of society works. As long as I work as hard as I can, I believe I am worth what is coming my way.”
“I pay a big price with my body, my time and with never being able to have privacy when I am out.”
“I don’t complain about that.