Grant hails Anelka arrival

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Chelsea manager Avram Grant believes Nicolas Anelka will provide the extra firepower to help them overcome the loss of Salomon Kalou and Didier Drogba during the next month.

Anelka is moving to Stamford Bridge after Chelsea and Bolton agreed terms on Friday morning over a deal thought to be worth £15 million with the Frenchman signing what is believed to be a four-year contract.

"First of all he is a good finisher. He scores a lot of goals but not only that he can provide assists. He is a good footballer and has good pace," said Grant

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Didier Drogba
Nicolas Anelka
Salomon Kalou
Bolton Wanderers
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