Top Six: Premier League sulkers


26th, August 2008

The Prem’s biggest bottom-lip bearers
1. Nicolas Anelka
The man who is nicknamed Le Sulk is our inevitable number one. The original master of the enforced transfer saga that we have heard so much about this summer with Robbie Keane, Gareth Barry, Dimitar Berbatov etc. This guy has made a career out of it, playing for nine clubs and rarely moving on without a fall-out of some description.
2. Thierry Henry
Received a huge bonus for leading Arsenal in their first season at the Emirates, which basically amounted to £5 million for standing with his hands on his hips moaning at his inferior team-mates. Moved on with a grey cloud over his head for a miserable first season in Spain with Barcelona.
3. Dimitar Berbatov
The moody Bulgarian is cutting a very Anelka-esque figure at the moment, and has been for some time now. Juande Ramos has openly criticised Berbatov for his lack of focus and negative influence on the dressing room as he attempts to force his move to

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