Thierry Henry

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Thierry Henry
Thierry Henry 2008.jpg
Personal information
Full name Thierry Daniel Henry
Date of birth 17 August 1977 (1977-08-17) (age 37)
Place of birth Les Ulis, Essonne, France
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current club New York Red Bulls
Number 14
Youth career
1992-1994 Monaco
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994-1989
1999
1999-2007
2007-2010
2010-
Monaco
Juventus
Arsenal
Barcelona
New York Red Bulls
National team
1997- France
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Thierry Henry (born 17 August 1977 in Le s Ulis, Essonne, France) is a French football player. He currently plays for the New York Red Bulls and was previously a part of the France national team. He is considered one of the world's best players.

Henry started his career at small clubs in France. He had played for the Italian team, Juventus. In 2001, he joined Arsenal of England, where he became one of the best players in the English Premier League. After three years with FC Barcelona he went to the USA to play for the New York Red Bulls in the Major League Soccer. He has been named the Football Writers' Association Footballer of the Year three times and the French Player of the Year four times since 2001.

On the France national team, Henry has scored 5 goals in World Cup competitions. Only one French player, Michel Platini, has scored more goals than Henry.

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club performance League Cup Continental Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
France League Coupe de France Europe Total
1994/95 Monaco Division 1 8 3 - - 8 3
1995/96 18 3 3 0 1 0 22 3
1996/97 36 9 3 0 9 1 48 10
1997/98 30 4 5 0 9 7 44 11
1998/99 13 1 1 0 5 0 19 1
Italy League Coppa Italia Europe Total
1998/99 Juventus Serie A 16 3 - - 16 3
England League FA Cup Europe Total
1999/00 Arsenal Premier League 31 17 5 1 12 8 48 26
2000/01 35 17 4 1 14 4 53 22
2001/02 33 24 5 1 11 7 49 32
2002/03 37 24 6 1 12 7 55 32
2003/04 37 30 4 4 10 5 51 39
2004/05 32 25 2 0 8 5 42 30
2005/06 32 27 2 1 10 5 44 33
2006/07 17 10 3 1 7 1 27 12
Spain League Copa del Rey Europe Total
2007/08 Barcelona La Liga 30 12 7 4 10 3 47 19
2008/09 29 19 1 1 12 6 42 26
2009/10
Country France 105 20 12 0 24 8 141 28
Italy 16 3 - - 16 3
England 254 174 31 10 84 42 369 226
Spain 59 31 8 5 22 9 89 45
Total 434 228 56 18 130 59 621 305

International career statistics[change | change source]

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France national team
Year Apps Goals
1997 1 0
1998 10 3
1999 0 0
2000 14 5
2001 7 3
2002 10 3
2003 14 11
2004 13 3
2005 6 3
2006 16 8
2007 6 5
2008 11 4
2009 9 3
2010
Total 117 51

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