Henry completes $42.8m move to Barca

1 Comment » July 6th, 2007 posted by // Categories: Favorite Articles

France striker Thierry Henry has completed his euro 24 million ($NZ42.8 million) move from Arsenal to Barcelona.

Henry, who turns 30 in August, was unveiled at the Nou Camp after passing a medical and putting pen to paper on a four-year deal with the Primera Liga side.

"Thierry Henry is a player we’ve been after for many years and now he’s here," Barca president Joan Laporta told a news conference.

"Johan Cruyff wanted to sign Thierry Henry for Barcelona when he was a young player. When I was elected president in 2003 I wanted to sign him, we also wanted to sign him last year and today it is a great pleasure to see him here.

"He is one of the best players in the world and given his quality, experience and commitment he comes to Barcelona at the perfect time." …

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One Response to “Henry completes $42.8m move to Barca”

  1. MoAl says:

    Where can they fit him in on Barcelona? Wow

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