5 Cool and Interesting Fun Facts about Thierry Danial Henry’s life

This article covers some of the cool and interesting facts about Thierry Danial Henry. He is currently second assistant manager of the Belgium national team but his real pride comes from his remarkable contribution as a forward position playing footballer representing number of key clubs. Nationally he represented France in international encounters.


Cool and Interesting facts about Thierry Danial Henry


1. All time record goal scorer for Arsenal and France

A very cool fact about this great player is that he has been all time record goal scorer for the famous club Arsenal with 228 goals. Not limited to this he is also all time leading goal scorer for his nation France too.

2. Twice Runner up for FIFA World Player of the Year

A very amazing fact about him is that he has been runner up for FIFA World Player of the year not once but twice for two consecutive years 2003 and 2004.

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3. Twice PFA Players’ Player of the Year

Not limited of being runner up twice, he holds an honour of winning twice PFA Players’ Player of the Year award. This is indeed one of the most prestigious awards for any footballer to win and winning it twice shows that he has a unique and highly respected position amongst football players.


4. Ranked 9th in the World

A very inspiring fact about this great French player is that he was ranked as top 9th player of the World for the year 2006.

interesting facts about Thierry Henry’s life

5. Other Awards and titles

Amongst other fascinating facts, he holds number of great awards and titles on his name including FWA Footballer of the Year 2002-03, 2003-04, 2005-06. Premier League Golden Boot for the Year 2001-02, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06, UEFA Team of the Year 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006. French Player of the Year 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and last but not the least IFFHS World’s Top Goal Scorer of the Year 2003