Sacking Henry makes no real difference as Monaco loses again

Soccer 01/26/19, 17:04

Sacking Thierry Henry made little impact on Monaco's players, who lost at fellow struggler Dijon 2-0 to leave their club 19th in the French league on Saturday.Monaco won the league title and reached the Champions League semifinals in 2017. This season, however, is turning into a farce of monumental proportions.Henry ...

It was always questionable if Henry was right for Monaco

Soccer 01/25/19, 17:27

Thierry Henry's international playing days ended in controversy and his coaching career has started in embarrassing fashion.Three months into his first managerial job, Henry was fired as coach of Monaco on Friday following a terrible run of form.The former Arsenal, Barcelona and France star arrived amid much fanfare and hype. ...

Jardim back at Monaco to replace fired Thierry Henry

Sports 01/25/19, 15:54

Monaco fired Thierry Henry and re-hired title-winning coach Leonardo Jardim on Friday, just three months after sacking him to make way for the France great.Henry won four of 20 matches after replacing Jardim in mid-October. Jardim is back after signing a two-and-a-half-year contract.Monaco is second from bottom in the French ...

Monaco suspends coach Thierry Henry awaiting final decision

Soccer 01/24/19, 13:51

Monaco has suspended coach Thierry Henry from his duties until the club makes a final decision on his future.In a brief statement on Thursday, Monaco says the former striker has been suspended with immediate effect and that assistant coach Franck Passi will take charge of the team's training session on ...

Henry’s Monaco draws 1-1 with Vieira’s Nice in French league

Soccer 01/16/19, 17:18

Old friends Thierry Henry and Patrick Vieira had to split the points as Monaco drew 1-1 with French Riviera rival Nice on Wednesday in a scrappy match featuring three video reviews.Winger Allan Saint-Maximin put Nice ahead in the 30th minute and 17-year-old defender Benoit Badiashile equalized shortly after halftime, becoming ...

Fabregas almost creates winner as Monaco draws at Marseille

Soccer 01/13/19, 17:46

Cesc Fabregas almost had a dream debut for Monaco in the French league only for teammate Youri Tielemans to waste a late golden chance in a 1-1 draw at Marseille on Sunday.Despite only signing from Premier League Chelsea on Friday, Fabregas went straight into the team and added poise and ...

Monaco signs experienced midfielder Fabregas from Chelsea

Soccer 01/11/19, 13:45

Struggling Monaco has boosted its relegation fight by signing experienced midfielder Cesc Fabregas from Chelsea until June 2022.The deal reunites Fabregas with Thierry Henry, who played with Fabregas at Arsenal and is now Monaco's coach.Fabregas has been used to being near the top of the league during spells with Arsenal, ...

Fabregas says goodbyes as Chelsea advances in FA Cup

Soccer 01/05/19, 12:21

Cesc Fabregas might have played his last game not only for Chelsea but also in English football after bidding the team's fans an emotional farewell near the end of a 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday.The former Spain midfielder, who wore ...

From North London to French Riviera: It’s Henry vs. Vieira

Soccer 12/06/18, 00:08

When they played together for Arsenal, Thierry Henry and Patrick Vieira knew the importance of getting one over on local rival Tottenham.Scoring in the North London derby helped them become club legends, cementing their place in the hearts of fans. Of Vieira's 34 goals for Arsenal, none of them felt ...

Monaco’s 4-0 home loss to PSG a poor advert for Ligue 1

Soccer 11/12/18, 01:02

Monaco's 4-0 loss at home to Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday displayed the alarming hallmarks of a lopsided league where beaten teams seem both helpless against and utterly in awe of PSG.It was a poor advertisement for the French league and did nothing to change the perception that PSG will win ...

PSG routs Monaco 4-0 to win 13th straight league game

Soccer 11/11/18, 18:46

Runaway French league leader Paris Saint-Germain won 4-0 at Monaco on Sunday to secure a 13th straight league win and move 13 points clear at the top.Striker Edinson Cavani scored a hat trick as Monaco coach Thierry Henry watched helplessly from the sidelines as his team crumbled.The former France great ...

Monaco lurching into crisis ahead of PSG game

Soccer 11/08/18, 09:32

Djibril Sidibe stood totally still for several moments, staring blankly into the distance. Then his head dropped as he slipped deeper into self-reflection.The forlorn image perfectly summed up Monaco's current predicament.Monaco, playing at home, had just been routed 4-0 in the Champions League. Not by Real Madrid, Liverpool or Juventus, ...

Struggling Monaco loses 4-0 at home against Brugge

Soccer 11/06/18, 15:51

Monaco was handed a humiliating defeat on Tuesday that all but ended the club's Champions League campaign on as Thierry Henry once again failed to secure a maiden win as coach.Monaco, a semifinalist in 2017, slumped to a 4-0 home loss to Club Brugge, which registered its first win in ...

Henry’s struggling Monaco side loses 1-0 at Reims

Soccer 11/03/18, 17:22

Thierry Henry must be wondering what he signed up for as Monaco's new coach.After four matches, the France great has yet to win one, and his side is languishing in 19th place in the French league after losing at Reims 1-0.Even with Colombia striker Radamel Falcao back from injury and ...

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