Henry: I told Wenger I wanted Arsenal move

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has spoken how he first touted himself to Gunners boss Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has spoken how he first touted himself to Gunners boss Arsene Wenger.

It was during the close-season of 1999 that the pair – formerly together at Monaco – were reunited at 33,000ft.

"Sometimes, destiny is weird," said the French striker during a new documentary, Arsenal Legends – Thierry Henry.

"After the Juventus game at the end of the season I went back to Paris.

"And who was on the plane? The boss was on the plane.

"That is when I told him I would love to join Arsenal."

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