Former Chelsea FC striker Nicolas Anelka has been named player-manager of Indian Super League club Mumbai City, the club confirmed on Friday. The 36-year-old made seven appearance and scored two goals for Mumbai FC in the inaugural edition of the eight-team India Super League (ISL) last year has earlier taken up a similar dual role in 2012 for Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua. a I would like to say thank you to the Mumbai City FC staff for giving me the opportunity to coach the club,a Anelka, who has played for a host of English Premier League clubs including Chelsea FC, Manchester City, Arsenal FC and Liverpool FC, said in a statement. . a We are all very excited to start this new season. Ia m personally very eager to take on this new role for the club and put a strong competitive team on the pitch,a added the Frenchman who also played for giants Real Madrid. Owned by, among others, […]