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Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner reveals he once gambled away £400,000 in 90 minutes

‘My bank account is overdrawn and I’m bankrupt if my luck doesn’t turn’: Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner reveals he once gambled away £400,000 in 90 minutes on roulette at a London casino

  • Nicklas Bendtner has recounted an incident that saw him lose £400,000
  • It took place in 2011 back when the Danish striker was playing for Arsenal
  • He says that the experience was ‘the wakeup call that helped break the spell’ 
  • Bendtner has previously revealed he lost almost £5.4m gambling on poker 

Nicklas Bendtner has revealed he once gambled away £400,000 in a London casino in just 90 minutes, despite being on the brink of bankruptcy. 

The incident took place back in 2011, while the Danish striker was still at Arsenal

Looking back now he admits that the experience was ‘the wakeup call that helped break the spell’ as he battled with his struggles, having previously revealed he has lost almost £5.4m gambling on poker.

Nicklas Bendtner has revealed he once gambled away £400,000 in a London casino in just 90 minutes

Bendtner, pictured with partner Philine Roepstorff, says the experience was a 'wakeup call'

Bendtner, pictured with…