Grace, pace, strength and vision: The making of Thierry Henry

Thierry Henry, Arsenal
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This feature first appeared in the Summer 2020 issue of FourFourTwo magazine. Subscribe today and pay just £9.99 per quarter

In such moments does a crowd collectively hold its breath. When spotlights inside the Bernabeu converge on Thierry Henry as he wins the ball by the centre circle, those in the stands don’t yet know what’s coming. But so few footballers in history have been so dangerous from this position. 

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