Nicklas Bendtner

Date of birth16 January 1988
Place of birthCopenhagen
NationalityDanish
Weight83 kg
Height1.88 m
PositionForward

Arsenal's number 52 - Nicklas Bendtner is a powerful, confident striker whose chances were limited by injury and the form of Marouane Chamakh and others.

He joined Nottingham Forest in September 2016 with a two-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Arsenal 01 Dec 2005 30 Jun 2014
Birmingham City 04 Aug 2006 31 May 2007 L
Sunderland 31 Aug 2011 31 May 2012 L
Juventus 31 Aug 2012 31 May 2013 L
VfL Wolfsburg 15 Aug 2014 25 Apr 2016
Nottingham Forest 07 Sep 2016 06 Mar 2017
Rosenborg BK 06 Mar 2017

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2005-06 Arsenal League Cup
3
2006-07 Birmingham City FA Cup 1
1
2006-07 Birmingham City League Championship 38
4
11
4
1
2006-07 Birmingham City League Cup
4
2
2007-08 Arsenal FA Cup 2
1
2007-08 Arsenal League Cup 5
1
2007-08 Arsenal Premier League 7
20
5
1
1
2007-08 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 3
3
2
1
2008-09 Arsenal FA Cup 3
2
2
2
2008-09 Arsenal League Cup 2
2
2008-09 Arsenal Premier League 17
14
9
1
2008-09 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 5
7
2
1
2009-10 Arsenal League Cup 1
1
2009-10 Arsenal Premier League 13
10
6
2
2009-10 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 7
5
1
2010-11 Arsenal FA Cup 5
4
2010-11 Arsenal League Cup 4
1
3
2010-11 Arsenal Premier League 3
14
2
2
2010-11 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 2
3
2011-12 Arsenal Premier League
1
2011-12 Sunderland FA Cup 2
1
2011-12 Sunderland Premier League 25
3
8
2
2012-13 Juventus UEFA Champions League
1
2013-14 Arsenal FA Cup 1
2013-14 Arsenal League Cup 2
2013-14 Arsenal Premier League 1
8
2
2013-14 Arsenal UEFA Champions League
2
2014-15 VfL Wolfsburg UEFA Europa League 2
6
4
1
2015-16 VfL Wolfsburg UEFA Champions League
4
2016-17 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 1
2016-17 Nottingham Forest League Championship 7
8
2
2016-17 Nottingham Forest League Cup 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
18 Sep 2014 Everton v VfL Wolfsburg L 4-1 UEFA Europa League Group H
02 Oct 2014 VfL Wolfsburg v Lille OSC D 1-1 UEFA Europa League Group H
06 Nov 2014 VfL Wolfsburg v FC Krasnodar W 5-1 UEFA Europa League Group H
27 Nov 2014 VfL Wolfsburg v Everton L 0-2 UEFA Europa League Group H
12 Mar 2015 VfL Wolfsburg v Internazionale W 3-1 UEFA Europa League Round of 16 1st leg
19 Mar 2015 Internazionale v VfL Wolfsburg W 1-2
Agg: 2-5
UEFA Europa League Round of 16 2nd leg
16 Apr 2015 VfL Wolfsburg v Napoli L 1-4 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 1st leg
23 Apr 2015 Napoli v VfL Wolfsburg D 2-2
Agg: 6-3
UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 2nd leg
15 Sep 2015 VfL Wolfsburg v CSKA Moscow W 1-0 UEFA Champions League Group B
30 Sep 2015 Manchester United v VfL Wolfsburg L 2-1 UEFA Champions League Group B
03 Nov 2015 PSV Eindhoven v VfL Wolfsburg L 2-0 UEFA Champions League Group B
25 Nov 2015 CSKA Moscow v VfL Wolfsburg W 0-2 UEFA Champions League Group B


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2006-07 Denmark International Friendly 3
1
3
2006-07 Denmark UEFA European Championship 1
3
2007-08 Denmark International Friendly 5
2
2007-08 Denmark UEFA European Championship 3
2
2
1
2008-09 Denmark FIFA World Cup 4
1
1
2008-09 Denmark International Friendly 3
1
2009-10 Denmark FIFA World Cup 7
3
1
2009-10 Denmark International Friendly 2
1
1
2010-11 Denmark International Friendly 2
2010-11 Denmark UEFA European Championship 2
2011-12 Denmark International Friendly 6
3
1
2011-12 Denmark UEFA European Championship 6
5
2012-13 Denmark FIFA World Cup 2
1
1
2012-13 Denmark International Friendly 2
1
2013-14 Denmark International Friendly 2
2014-15 Denmark International Friendly 5
3
1
2014-15 Denmark UEFA European Championship 5
2
2015-16 Denmark International Friendly 1
2015-16 Denmark UEFA European Championship 4
2017-18 Denmark FIFA World Cup 1
4
1
2017-18 Denmark International Friendly 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
16 Aug 2006 Denmark v Poland W 2-0 International Friendly
01 Sep 2006 Denmark v Portugal W 4-2 International Friendly
07 Oct 2006 Denmark v Northern Ireland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
15 Nov 2006 Czech Republic v Denmark D 1-1 International Friendly
24 Mar 2007 Spain v Denmark L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
28 Mar 2007 Germany v Denmark W 0-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 2007 Denmark v Sweden L 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Jun 2007 Latvia v Denmark W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group F
22 Aug 2007 Denmark v Republic of Ireland L 0-4 International Friendly
08 Sep 2007 Sweden v Denmark D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
13 Oct 2007 Denmark v Spain L 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group F
17 Oct 2007 Denmark v Latvia W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
17 Nov 2007 Northern Ireland v Denmark L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group F
21 Nov 2007 Denmark v Iceland W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group F
06 Feb 2008 Slovenia v Denmark W 1-2 International Friendly
26 Mar 2008 Denmark v Czech Republic D 1-1 International Friendly
29 May 2008 Netherlands v Denmark D 1-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2008 Poland v Denmark D 1-1 International Friendly
20 Aug 2008 Denmark v Spain L 0-3 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Hungary v Denmark D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
10 Sep 2008 Portugal v Denmark W 2-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
19 Nov 2008 Denmark v Wales L 0-1 International Friendly
11 Feb 2009 Greece v Denmark D 1-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Malta v Denmark W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
01 Apr 2009 Denmark v Albania W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
06 Jun 2009 Sweden v Denmark W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
12 Aug 2009 Denmark v Chile L 1-2 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Denmark v Portugal D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
09 Sep 2009 Albania v Denmark D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
10 Oct 2009 Denmark v Sweden W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
14 Oct 2009 Denmark v Hungary L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
03 Mar 2010 Austria v Denmark L 2-1 International Friendly
14 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Denmark L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
19 Jun 2010 Cameroon v Denmark W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
24 Jun 2010 Denmark v Japan L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
09 Feb 2011 Denmark v England L 1-2 International Friendly
26 Mar 2011 Norway v Denmark D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group H
29 Mar 2011 Slovakia v Denmark W 1-2 International Friendly
04 Jun 2011 Iceland v Denmark W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group H
10 Aug 2011 Scotland v Denmark L 2-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2011 Denmark v Norway W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group H
07 Oct 2011 Cyprus v Denmark W 1-4 UEFA European Championship Group H
11 Oct 2011 Denmark v Portugal W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group H
11 Nov 2011 Denmark v Sweden W 2-0 International Friendly
15 Nov 2011 Denmark v Finland W 2-1 International Friendly
29 Feb 2012 Denmark v Russia L 0-2 International Friendly
26 May 2012 Denmark v Brazil L 1-3 International Friendly
02 Jun 2012 Denmark v Australia W 2-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2012 Netherlands v Denmark W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
13 Jun 2012 Denmark v Portugal L 2-3 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
17 Jun 2012 Denmark v Germany L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
15 Aug 2012 Denmark v Slovakia L 1-3 International Friendly
12 Oct 2012 Bulgaria v Denmark D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Qualifying group B
16 Oct 2012 Italy v Denmark L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group B
14 Nov 2012 Turkey v Denmark D 1-1 International Friendly
15 Nov 2013 Denmark v Norway W 2-1 International Friendly
05 Mar 2014 England v Denmark L 1-0 International Friendly
03 Sep 2014 Denmark v Turkey L 1-2 International Friendly
07 Sep 2014 Denmark v Armenia W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group I
11 Oct 2014 Albania v Denmark D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group I
14 Oct 2014 Denmark v Portugal L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group I
14 Nov 2014 Serbia v Denmark W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group I
18 Nov 2014 Romania v Denmark L 2-0 International Friendly
25 Mar 2015 Denmark v USA W 3-2 International Friendly
29 Mar 2015 France v Denmark L 2-0 International Friendly
08 Jun 2015 Denmark v Montenegro W 2-1 International Friendly
13 Jun 2015 Denmark v Serbia W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group I
04 Sep 2015 Denmark v Albania D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group I
07 Sep 2015 Armenia v Denmark D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group I
11 Oct 2015 Denmark v France L 1-2 International Friendly
14 Nov 2015 Sweden v Denmark L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying play-off 1st leg
17 Nov 2015 Denmark v Sweden D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Qualifying play-off 2nd leg
01 Sep 2017 Denmark v Poland W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
05 Oct 2017 Montenegro v Denmark W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
08 Oct 2017 Denmark v Romania D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group E
11 Nov 2017 Denmark v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup UEFA European qualifier
14 Nov 2017 Republic of Ireland v Denmark W 1-5 FIFA World Cup UEFA European qualifier
22 Mar 2018 Denmark v Panama W 1-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 2018 Denmark v Chile D 0-0 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.