At 34 seconds into this news clip about Nicklas Bendtner training with Denmark whilst wearing a silly little red hat, you’ll see exactly why Arsene Wenger was so happy to let Emmanuel Adebayor go:
Stunning. Zidane-like, even.
To be fair to young Nick, just a few seconds earlier, he does beat the goalie with a lovely chip, so we’ll let him off. Still, it’s always good to see a pro fall flat on his face – “Forty grand a week, my tits.”
Bendtner’s slip put me in mind of the time David Dunn woke up and thought he was Ronaldinho:
Never gets old.