Anelka training with former club PSG as he seeks China escape
22:11 GMT, 9 January 2013
12:15 GMT, 10 January 2013
Nicolas Anelka is training with Paris Saint-Germain as he tries to negotiate the end of his contract with Shanghai Shenhua.
Anelka wants to terminate his
contract with after he scored just three goals in 22
matches and was replaced as player-coach of the Chinese side.
The former Chelsea and France striker also been linked with a move to the Barclays Premier League with QPR and West Ham.
Running man: Nicolas Anelka jogs during a training session at PSG
Anelka's wage demands could prove a stumbling block for the English clubs given his 250,000-a-week salary in China.
Money would not be an issue for mega-rich PSG however and the forward could join the French league leaders for the third time.
Anelka played was at the club as a teenager in
1996 before rejoining them in 2000. He has also had spells with
Liverpool, Bolton, Fenerbahce and Manchester City.
Back again Anelka has enjoyed two previous spells with the French club