The former France international claimed he used the "quenelle" as
"a special dedication"
to support controversial comedian Dieudonne M'bala M'bala a day after the French government announced it was trying to ban the comedian's shows over his use of the gesture. Anelka has since promised not to repeat it.
The former Arsenal, Manchester City, Chelsea, Liverpool, Bolton and Real Madrid striker has been accused of a "shocking and disgusting" act by France's Sport Minster Valerie Fourneyron.
West Brom sponsor Zoopla has announced it
will end its agreement
with the club at the end of the season because of the incident.
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