Arsene Wenger reveals how Thierry Henry reacted to Monaco sack

first_imgHenry only won five matches and failed to get Monaco out of the relegation zone (Getty)‘I called Thierry when it was bad, I encouraged him not to let go,’ Wenger revealed at a night in his honour at the Olympia Hall in Paris on Monday night, according to L’Equipe.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘When he was removed from his duties I tried to call but, hey… he experienced a form of mourning. I suggested to his agent to organise a meal with him.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘For now he is still in a painful period, but he promised me that, when he is ready, we would do it.’Wenger spent 22 years in charge of Arsenal and has yet to find a new challenge since leaving the Emirates, though he says he is still considering a return to management. Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 2 Apr 2019 9:26 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link463Shares Advertisement Wenger was a special guest at the Coupe de la Ligue final over the weekend (Getty)He continued: ‘I have a form of sadness. I miss the competition because I have only done that in my life. I enjoy having free time – walking around Paris, going to Corsica, taking time for myself – but I miss the adrenaline.’Wenger also distanced himself from a role at PSG and hinted at taking charge of a national team: ‘Maybe, but if it is to happen, it will have to be before the World Cup.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal The former Arsenal striker did not take his dismissal well (Picture: Getty)Arsene Wenger has revealed that Thierry Henry was in a ‘form of mourning’ after getting sacked by Monaco and declined an invitation to have dinner with his old Arsenal manager.Henry was dismissed after just 20 games in charge of the Ligue 1 side, with predecessor Leonardo Jardim returning to the club in January and quickly guiding them out of the relegation zone.Wenger had offered support to Henry during his brief reign in charge and reached out to him when he was sacked, though the former striker was not ready to see his old boss.center_img Arsene Wenger reveals how Thierry Henry reacted to Monaco sack Advertisement Commentlast_img read more

Man Utd boss Solskjaer facing Pogba rethink

first_img ESPN says before the coronavirus crisis struck, Pogba’s future and fitness had become an irritant to Solskjaer. However, it now seems as if the United star will find it difficult to leave the Theatre of Dreams behind at the end of the season. Real Madrid remain interested, with Zinedine Zidane a huge fan of his compatriot having tried to sign him both last summer and in 2016.Advertisement And Juventus are also hoping to snap Pogba up, four years after he quit Turin for a stunning return to Old Trafford. However, with the coronavirus crisis set to impact the summer transfer window, the 27-year-old may have no choice but to stay put. read also:Man Utd stars’ Pogba, Martial, Ighalo, others dominate Young Sport Rich List Real have a new stadium to pay for and would reportedly prefer to save funds for Kylian Mbappe, who is the great obsession of club president Florentino Perez. And Juventus’ players recently took a pay cut with their financial situation bleak at the current time. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Manchester United boss, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, could be forced to rethink his plans to sell Paul Pogba. Loading… Promoted ContentPortuguese Street Artist Creates Hyper-Realistic 3D Graffiti8 Scenes That Prove TV Has Gone Too FarCan Playing Too Many Video Games Hurt Your Body?Birds Enjoy Living In A Gallery Space Created For Them9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A TattooTop 7 Best Car Manufacturers Of All Time7 Universities Where Getting An Education Costs A Hefty PennyThe 10 Best Secondary Education Systems In The WorldBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever MadeThe Models Of Paintings Whom The Artists Were Madly In Love WithTop 10 Most Romantic Nations In The World2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This Yearlast_img read more

Tipp Captain Maher says league final lessons learnt

first_imgTipp captain Padraic Maher says that last defeat against Galway has given them something to learn from going into todays game.Tipp full-back James Barry says he knows how the Cork forwards usually operate…So, Tipp will be looking to make up for a heavy league final defeat and and Former Tipp hurler Shane McGrath been telling TippFM he’s expecting a big showing from the champions today.Throw in is at 4pm and Tipp FM has full live coverage of this afternoons Munster senior hurling quarter final between Tipp and Cork with build-up from 2pm in association with Mulcahy Car Sales Ardcroney, Nenagh and Raymie Ryan Lighting, Cashel. Tipp are looking to rectify their performance against Galway in this years National Hurling League Final, with a win over Cork this afternoon.The Lee-siders travel to Semple Stadium to face the Premier in the Munster Hurling Quarter Final.Tipp knocked Cork out of the Munster Championship at this stage last year while both Cork beat Tipp in the league this season.last_img read more