Nicklas Bendtner celebrates for Rosenborg

Arsenal legend Lord Nicklas Bendtner scores brilliant goal for Rosenborg (video)

Lord Nicklas Bendtner: Not just a meme these days…

Lord Nicklas Bendtner remains a figure of fun on social media and the world wide web, but the Danish striker is going through a serious purple patch right now.

Bendtner struggled at Arsenal in the end, despite coming through under Arsene Wenger.

And, spells at Wolfsburg and Nottingham Forest did not pan out so well either.

Free scoring Nicklas Bendtner!

In March, Nicklas Bendtner signed for Rosenborg in Norway and has been a much bigger success than anyone expected.

Bendtner scored two goals in his first three matches.

And, on Monday, Bendtner made his seventh appearance for the club – and scored a belter!

Sarpsborg 1 – Rosenborg 2

Rosenborg bagged a significant victory at second placed Sarpsborg, to go four points clear at the top of the Norwegian Eliteserien.

After nine minutes of the match, Bendtner was played in on goals and produced this belting finish: