15 years since the presentation of Thierry Henry as a new Barça player

It is a day that is not forgotten. The presentation of Thierry Henry on the lawn of the Camp Nou concentrated more than 30.000 people, who came to the appointment to see the first touches of Thierry Henry with the Barca shirt. The French arrived at Can Barça with 29 years being one of the best players of the moment and with an outstanding career, mainly at Arsenal.

That would be the first day of three years that Henry wore the Barça shirt: he did it since the season 2007/08 until the 2009/10. Three seasons in which he played 121 matches getting 49 goals, sharing 27 assists and winning until seven Titles. Two leagues, a Champions League, a Copa del Rey, a European Super Cup, a Spanish Super Cup and a Club World Cup are among the French star’s Barça record holders. It should be noted that the French striker was a key piece for Barça to win the sextete in the 2008/09 season.


Four more crowded presentations

Henry’s presentation became the quinta presentation with older assistance of the club’s history. Only surpassed by the presentations of Ibrahimovic (60,000), Neymar (56,500), Villa (35,000) and Cesc (35,000).



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