Thierry Henry retires: Former Chelsea star hails Arsenal legend’s glittering career

first_imgFrank Leboeuf joined the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast to reflect on the news Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has announced his retirement from football.Henry enjoyed a remarkable a trophy-laden 20-year career, winning the World Cup, European Championship, Champions League, La Liga, Ligue 1 and the Premier League.Leboeuf, who played alongside the striker for France and against him in England during his time at Chelsea, said: “He has been fantastic.“He has won everything. He was a superstar at Arsenal to the point they gave him a statue outside the stadium.“Wherever he went, everyone remembers his power, his technique and his commitment.“I played with him when he was a young player and I played against him when he was a star at Arsenal and he was one of the most difficult strikers I have played against.”last_img read more