FA investigating 'anti-semitic' gesture claims

The Football Association says it is investigating claims that West Bromwich player Nicolas Anelka made an anti-Semitic gesture during the Baggies' 3-3 draw at West Ham today.

Kick It Out, the campaign against racism in football said it was also aware of the case.

"The campaign is in contact with partners in England and France regarding this matter and has offered its support to The Football Association in any forthcoming investigation," a spokesperson for the organisation said.

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Anelka agrees not to repeat 'anti-semitic' gesture

Nicolas Anelka has agreed not to perform a controversial goal celebration again which was widely considered anti-semitic in France, a statement released by his club West Bromwich Albion said