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On this day: 6 June

  • 06 June 2013 09:26
  • Posted by @porter_mcfc

Memorable moments that happened on this day in City’s history...

Thursday 6th June 2002

Newly-promoted City sign Nicolas Anelka for then club record fee of £13m from Real Madrid. Though Anelka arrives with a reputation for being troublesome, he soon becomes a huge crowd favourite among City supporters with his classy style, speed and technique proof that the Blues could attract some of the biggest names in football.  

 Nicolas Anelka

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