Thierry Henry Biography

Published On Nov 20, 2017
Facts of Thierry Henry
Date of Birth: 1977 , August-17
Birth Nation: France
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
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Firstly, Thierry started a football career with the clubMonaco in 1992. He signed and debuted his professional game in 1994 but faced 2-0 loss against Nice.

He won the Ligue 1 title and named as the "French Young Footballer of the Year" in 1996. He also played for Arsenal (1999-2007), Barcelona (2007-2010), New York Red Bulls (2010-2014)

His team won the 1998 FIFA World Cup, UEFA Euro 2000 and 2003 FIFA Confederations Cup. Throughout his career, he made 123 appearances and 51 goals and eventually retired from international football career after the 2010 FIFA World Cup. 

During Henry's football career, he earned wide recognition and fame by his outstanding performance. He gains numerous prestigious awards including FIFA World Player of the Year in 2003 and 2004, FIFA World Cup All-Star Team in 2006, FIFA Confederations Cup Golden Shoe twice in 2003, Golden Boot Landmark Award in 2004 and 2005, French Player of the Year from 2003-2006 and much more.   

Moving towards his personal life, Thierry Henry met his first wife, Nicole Merry, British Model, while they were filming commercial for the Renault Clio in 2001. After dating for two years, the couple married in 2003. Nicole gave birth to her first baby, Tea Henry with girlfriend, Thierry in 2005.

After five years of marital relationship, the couple split and finalized divorced in 2008. Henry paid 10 million euro for the divorce settlement and rumored that the reason behind their divorce was Henry's extra-marital affairs

Afterward, Thierry started dating Andrea Rajacic, make-up artist, in 2008. Though the couple isn't married yet, they already have two children together. Thierry and Andrea are living happily together along with their children with no sign and rumors of their divorce.

Retired French football player, Thierry Henry earns the good sum of money in his career. He played and won numerous games which gain him the decent amount of money as well as wide recognition. He is the highest-paid player with $4.35 million and obtains $4.35 million salaries from New York Red Bulls.

Additionally, he also signed endorsements with Renault, Nike, Reebok, Puma, Gillette, Pepsi, Beats, etc. He has an apartment in the New York City costing $14.9 million and his current net worth is around $65 million.

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Born in Franch

August 17 , 1977

Thierry Henry was born on 17th August 1977 in France. He was born to father, Antoine and mother, Maryse Henry and grew up along with his siblings Willy and Dimitri in Les Ulis, Paris.

Stared professional Career

1992

After training with various clubs for several years, Henry started his professional football career in 1992 starting with Monaco. He played a against Nice Club but loss with 2-0. 

Married to Nicole Merry

July 5 , 2003

Thierry Henry met his first wife, Nicole Merry, British Model, while they were filming commercial for the Renault Clio in 2001. After dating for two years, the couple got married in 2003. Nicole gave birth to her first baby, Tea Henry with girlfriend, Thierry in 2005.

 

Divorced with Nicole Merry

2008

After five years of marital relationship, Henry and Nicole split and finalized divorced in 2008. Henry paid 10 million euro for the divorce settlement and rumored that the reason behind their divorce was Henry's extra-marital relationship.

Married to Andrea Rajacic

2008

After getting divorced from this first wife, Thierry started dating Andrea Rajacic, make-up artist, in 2008. Though the couple hasn't married yet, they already have two children together. Thierry and Andrare are living happily together along with their children and no sign and rumors of their divorce.

Retired from International career

2010

Thierry Henry retired from professional career after 18 years. He made 123 appearances and 51 goals and eventually retired from international football career after the 2010 FIFA World Cup. 

 

Current net worth

2017

Thierry Henry earns the good sum of money in his career. He is the highest-paid player with $4.35 million and obtains $4.35 million salaries from New York Red Bulls. It is estimated that his current net worth is around $65 million.