How old is Nicklas Bendtner?
Nicklas Bendtner (Danish pronunciation: [neklæs ˈpɛnˀtnɐ]; born 16 January 1988) is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a forward for Eliteserien club Rosenborg and the Denmark national team.
How many goals did Bendtner score in his first season at Arsenal?
The highlight of Bendtner’s 2008–09 pre-season was scoring four goals in the first half of Arsenal’s 10–2 victory against Burgenland XI on 29 July 2008. He scored his first Premier League goal of the season against Bolton Wanderers and within 90 seconds provided an assist for Eboué to score.
What was Ben Bendtner’s first Premier League goal?
Bendtner’s first Premier League goal came on 22 December 2007 in a 2–1 Arsenal victory in the North London derby against Tottenham Hotspur at the Emirates Stadium. He headed the winning goal from a Cesc Fàbregas corner just 1.8 seconds (official time) after coming on as a substitute for Eboué, breaking the previous record.
Why did Bendtner not play for Denmark?
He played in all three of Denmark’s group matches, and scored his country’s first goal of the 2–1 win against Cameroon. Bendtner turned down the opportunity of representing his country at the 2011 European Under-21 Championships because he wanted to “spend some quality time with [his] young son”.
Who is Henrik Bendtner?
Bendtner was born in Copenhagen. As a child, he played football for Tårnby Boldklub before joining F.C. Copenhagen ‘s feeder club Kjøbenhavns Boldklub (KB) in 1998. He scored four goals in six Danish national youth team matches, before joining English club Arsenal in August 2004.
What is Bendtner’s current club?
On 15 August 2014, Bendtner signed a three-year deal with VfL Wolfsburg of the Bundesliga. Managing director Klaus Allofs described him as “a striker at the best age, who already was able to gather a lot of international experience in his career, which did not always run in a straight line”.
When did Bendtner leave Wolfsburg?
On 25 April 2016, Wolfsburg announced that Bendtner’s contract, which was due to run until June 2017, had been terminated with immediate effect. While a free agent, Bendtner trained with his hometown club F.C. Copenhagen.