Thierry Henry Admits He Would Say Yes To Arsenal If Approached

Arsene Wenger’s time as Arsenal manager appears to be coming to a close. That’s if form is anything to go by. The Gunners have endured a desperately poor start to 2018, and after back-to-back 3-0 defeats to Manchester City, their problems were compounded by today’s 2-1 loss to Brighton.

The Gunners are now 13 points behind Spurs in fourth place, and a whopping 33 behind leaders City.

Most fans are calling for a change at the top, and Wenger’s future naturally was a hot topic of conversation for the Sky Sports pundits at fulltime.

Thierry Henry was in studio, and he discussed a potential return to the North London club in a coaching capacity.

“Listen, I’m a competitor, you don’t back down from a challenge. We are hypothetically speaking before people jump ahead of everything, [but] I have never backed down from a challenge since I was young.

“When I came back to play for Arsenal, everybody, all my friends were saying, ‘It can only tarnish your legacy, why are you going back there?’. “If you love a place and they ask – I repeat, they ask – for help, you are always going to say yes. What I am saying to you is again, we are talking about hypothetical thoughts.”

“A lot of people came out and said ‘I want the job’, but calm down.

“What I don’t want to see is what’s happening to him (Wenger), and I would like him to have the last word, whatever word it’s going to be.”

Next up for Arsenal is a Europa League clash with AC Milan on Thursday.

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