SPORTS: AS MONACO appoints Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry as New Head Coach

 

Ligue 1 side AS Monaco have officially appointed Thierry Henry as their new head coach.

NEWS FLAKES NG gathers that the Arsenal and France legend Thierry Henry accepts to become new head coach of Monaco. Before that, Monaco have sacked manager Leonardo Jardim with the club third from bottom of Ligue 1.

Henry is a French professional football coach and former player. He is the second assistant coach of the Belgium national team.

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During his playing career, Henry played for Monaco, Juventus, Barcelona, New York Red Bulls and spent 8 years at Arsenal where he is the club’s record goalscorer. At international level, he represented France and is his country’s record goalscorer.

Henry will take his first steps into management at the club where he began his professional career, and has signed a three-year contract.

The Frenchman obviously went on to greater heights, joining Juventus, then the Gunners and then Barcelona, but he spent six years with the Principality club and is delighted to be making a return.

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