American Football

Thierry Henry to coach MLS side Montreal Impact

The 42-year-old has signed a two-year deal, with an option of an extra year until 2022.Henry was sacked as the manager of French side Monaco in January 2019 after three months in charge and just five wins in all competitions.The Frenchman was an assistant coach for the Belgian national team which reached the semifinals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup. "Henry will bring a new energy to our club," Montreal Impact president and CEO Kevin Gilmore said in a statement. "He shares our vision to elevate this club and will help us achieve our goals on and off the field. He is a competitor and a leader who has proven himself at the highest level throughout his career. He now brings these qualities with him to Montreal, a place he wants to be."Henry spent four-and-a-half years with the New York Red Bulls in the MLS before retiring in December 2014.Visit for more news, features, and videos"It's a league I know well, in which I had soRead More – Source