10 interesting Thierry Henry stats

3 – The former Arsenal star won the domestic league in three different countries – French Ligue 1 with AS Monaco (1996-97), the Premier League with Arsenal (2001-02 & 2003-04) and La Liga with Barcelona (2008-09 & 2009-10).

4 – Thierry Henry won the Premier League Golden Boot on a record four occasions (2001-02, 2003-04, 2004-05 & 2005-06).

8 – Only Alan Shearer (11) and Robbie Fowler (9) scored more Premier League hat-tricks during their career than Thierry Henry.

£11 million – Arsène Wenger snapped up Thierry Henry for a bargain £11 million from Italian Serie A giants Juventus, back in 1999.  Less than a year later Liverpool paid the same price for Emile Heskey.

15 – Thierry Henry holds Premier League records for most consecutive seasons for scoring 15+ goals (7) and 20 goals (5).

49 – Thierry Henry was a key component of Arsenal’s ‘invincibles’ that went a record 49 games unbeaten.

51 – Thierry Henry is the all-time top scorer of the French national team, scoring 51 goals in 123 caps.  He was part of the side that won both the 1998 FIFA World Cup and Euro 2000.

60% – Thierry Henry won six of his 10 Premier League matches versus Tottenham Hotspur and never experienced a single loss to the Gunners’ biggest rivals (D4).  The French striker scored five goals versus Spurs.

175 – Thierry Henry is the joint-fourth all-time Premier League top scorer.  He accomplished this in only eight seasons at Highbury and has scored the most Premier League goals for a single club.

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