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Thierry Henry Edit Profile

also known as Thierry Daniel Henry

football player

Thierry Daniel Henry is a French footballer who plays as a striker for New York Red Bulls in Major League Soccer. Henry has received many plaudits and awards in his football career and is renowned for his playing style. Henry was also one of the top commercially marketed footballers; he was ranked ninth in the world in 2006.

Background

Ethnicity: His father, Antoine, is from Guadeloupe, and his mother, Maryse, is from Martinique.

He was runner-up for the 2003 and 2004 FIFA World Player of the Year awards; in those two seasons, he also won back-to-back PFA Players' Player of the Year titles. Henry is the only player ever to have won the FWA Footballer of the Year three times (2003, 2004, 2006), and the French Player of the Year on a record four occasions. Henry was voted into the Premier League Overseas Team of the Decade in the 10 Seasons Awards poll in 2003, and in 2004 he was named by football legend Pelé as one of the top 125 greatest living footballers.

Education

Henry complete a course at INF Clairefontaine, which specializes in football technic training.

Career

For 2 months in 2012 Henre was loaned back to Arsenal. After that term he backed in New York Red Bulls.

Achievements

  • World Cup Winner (1998)

    European Championship Winner (2000)

    World Club Cup Winner (2009)

    Champions League Winner (2009)

    European Super Cup winner (2009)

    European Golden Boot Winner (2004, 2005) (First player ever to win it two years in a succession.)

    Fédération internationale de football association Confederations Cup Winner (2003)

    Spanish League Winner (2009) (2010)

    English Premier League Winner (2002, 2004)

    French League Winner (1997)

    Spanish Cup Winner (2009)

    Spanish Super Cup Winner (2009)

    English FA Cup Winner (2002, 2003, 2005)

    English Golden Boot Winner (2002, 2004, 2005, 2006) (First player ever to win it three years in a succession.)

    Integral member of the famous 2004 Arsenal title winning “Invincible” team that went the whole season unbeaten.

    Greatest Goal scorer in his Country’s (France) History – (51 Goals)

    Greatest Goal scorer in Arsenal Football Club’s History – (226 Goals)

    French Player of the Year (2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006) (First player ever to win it three years and four years in succession.)

    French U/18 European Champion (1996)

    French Young Player of the Year (1997)

    English Players Player of the Year (2003, 2004) (First player ever to win it two years in succession.)

    English Football Writers Player of the Year (2003, 2004, 2006) (First player ever to win it two times in succession and first player ever to win it three times.)

Interests

  • Sport & Clubs

    Football, Basketball

  • Other Interests

    NBA fan

Connections

ex-Wife (2003-2007):
Nicole Merry

Daughter:
Tea Henry

born in 27 May, 2005