Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner drops appeal against prison sentence for assaulting taxi driver
Nicklas Bendtner's off-field behaviour has got him into trouble in the past. While at Juventus, he was fined and stripped of his driving licence after being caught drink driving.
Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner sentenced to 50 days in jail for assaulting taxi driver in Denmark
Denmark international Nicklas Bendtner was convicted of assaulting a taxi driver and sentenced to 50 days in jail on Friday by a city court in Copenhagen, but walked free from the courtroom pending an appeal hearing.
Denmark striker Nicklas Denmark striker Nicklas Bendtner, injured in a Norwegian league game, did not make the country's final 23-man squad for the World Cup in Russia., injured in a Norwegian league game, did not make the country's final 23-man squad for the World Cup in Russia.
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Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner has been warned he will not be going to the World Cup in Russia if he fails to recover in time from a thigh injury suffered while playing for Rosenborg in the Norwegian league
Before Saturday's Premier League fixture, let's take a look at some notable clashes between north London rivals Tottenham and Arsenal.
FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers: Christian Eriksen's hat-trick helps Denmark crush Ireland, secure finals berth
Christian Eriksen's magnificent hat-trick inspired Denmark to a 5-1 demolition of the Republic of Ireland in Tuesday's second leg of their play-off in Dublin to clinch a spot at next year's World Cup.
The closest both Ireland and Denmark came to a goal was when Pione Sisto fired wide in the first half for the hosts, while Yussuf Poulsen saw a 90th-minute header saved by Darren Randolph.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was surprised by his former striker Nicklas Bendtner's move to second-tier side Nottingham Forest, but hoped it would revive the Dane's stalled career.
Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger would do well to veer from tradition and put out a strong XI against Tueday night's opponents Nottingham Forest
Bendtner, who lifted his shirt to show the name of an Irish firm on his waistband after scoring a goal, will be suspended for Denmark's opening match of WC2014 qualifying.
The police confirmed that they had arrested two 23-year old players over an incident which involved car damage.