sport news The strange world of Lord Bendtner as he stars in his own reality show

Nicklas Bendtner has been back in the news after it emerged he is set to star in his own reality television show alongside model girlfriend Philine Roepstorff.

Indeed it is just the latest crazy adventure from Lord Bendtner, in a career that has seen him make more headlines for his off-field shenanigans than accomplishments on the pitch.

According to Danish publication dr, the show 'Bendtner and Philine' is commissioned by Discovery Networks and will hit screens in the spring.

Nicklas Bendtner and his girlfriend Philine are going to star in their own reality TV show

Nicklas Bendtner and his girlfriend Philine are going to star in their own reality TV show 

Bendtner will star in the show alongside his girlfriend, the model Philine Roepstorff

Bendtner will star in the show alongside his girlfriend, the model Philine Roepstorff

Bendtner has posted numerous pictures of him and his other half across his social media

Bendtner has posted numerous pictures of him and his other half across his social media 

Bendtner shows off his impressive tattoo plastered across his chest as he relaxes in the wild

Bendtner shows off his impressive tattoo plastered across his chest as he relaxes in the wild

'Both Philine and I are used to being in the media spotlight,' Bendtner, 32, said in a press release.

'Many stories are written about us, and we often find that only half the truth emerges. In my book, I talk about the ups and downs that have shaped my life and my career so far, and this series is a natural continuation of that tale.

BENDTNER CAREER 

Arsenal

2005-14: 171 apps, 45 goals

Birmingham (loan)

2006-07: 48 apps, 13 goals

(loan)

2011-12: 28 apps, 8 goals

Juventus (loan)

2012-13: 11 apps, 0 goals

Wolfsburg

2014-16: 47 apps, 9 goals

Nottingham Forest

2016-17: 17 apps, 2 goals

Rosenborg

2017-19: 86 apps, 35 goals

Copenhagen

2019: 8 apps, 1 goal

Bendtner, capped 81 times by Denmark, is currently without a club after departing Copenhagen in 2019 following a short spell.

He came through the ranks at Arsenal, making his debut in 2005 and had spells on loan at Birmingham, and Juventus before joining Wolfsburg in 2014.

The Dane had two years in Germany before returning to England in the Championship at Nottingham Forest in 2016.

A year later, Bendtner was heading back to Scandinavia with Norwegian club Rosenborg, where he stayed until 2019 and then joined Copenhagen.

Since first emerging from Arsenal's academy some 15 years ago, controversy has stalked the Dane.

Never short of an opinion or self-confidence - he once scored 10 on a self-perceived competence test... that was on a scale of one to nine - he detailed in his autobiography, serialised last year, an altercation with Thierry Henry when he was just an academy player without a first-team appearance to his name.

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Bendtner came through the Arsenal academy and quickly made a name for himself

Bendtner came through the Arsenal academy and quickly made a name for himself

The Dane argues with Emmanuel Adebayor during a League Cup semi-final at Tottenham

The Dane argues with Emmanuel Adebayor during a League Cup semi-final at Tottenham

He recalled how he called out the legendary Frenchman for getting away with taking three touches instead of the maximum two during a 11 v 11 session.

He wrote: 'I am standing in a position to see Thierry Henry touching it three times. "Three touches," I shout. Wenger's assistant, Pat Rice, shouts back: "Play on, for f***'s sake!"

'But Henry has heard me. He turns

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