Nicolas Anelka has been suspended by the FA for five games for his racially charged gesture during a goal-scoring celebration against West Ham United on December 28th.
The West Brom forward should learn his fate this week as an independent panel is set to convene and determine what consequences, if any, the Frenchman will face.
Nicolas Anelka has added injury problems to his disciplinary issues and will miss West Brom's Week 25 match at Selhurst Park.
Nicolas Anelka has denied the FA charge and will be allowed to participate for the Baggies until his hearing.
Nicolas Anelka finally opened his account for West Bromwich Albion, scoring twice in an eventful 3-3 draw with West Ham United.
Nicolas Anelka has been in and out of the line-up since joining West Brom over the summer with a variety of injuries and personal issues. He will be back again for Week 12.
West Bromwich Albion XI: Myhill; Jones, McAuley, Olsson (c), Ridgewell; Yacob, Mulumbu; Amalfitano, Anelka, Sessegnon; AnichebeSubs: Daniels; Long, Brunt, Morrison, Lugano, Vydra, Berahino
Nicolas Anelka put in a solid shift for West Brom but the club comes up empty, losing 2-0 to Swansea City.
After talk that he might retire in the wake of his agent's death Nicholas Anelka is back in training.
Headline signing Nicholas Anelka will be missing for West Brom this weekend after news that his agent has passed away.
West Brom's new forward couldn't extend his pre-season form into his competitive debut as the Baggies lost to Southampton at the Hawthorns.
Steve Clarke has officially added another attacking option in the form of Udinese forward Matej Vydra.
It's been a while since L'enfant Terrible was a dominant player but he's sure acting like it in pre-season with six goals in six matches for West Brom.