UK time is: 14:24:17
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Henry: Home Sweet Home

Arsenal Cap'n Thierry Henry says the first couple of games at Ashburton Grove felt a little weird, but he is finally starting to feel like he's at home.

As with any major change in lifestyle, certain things take some getting used to. We all knew it would take time to come to know AG as home, but it came as a culture shock nevertheless.

However, as the Arsenal board look to help the fans feel more at home with the aid of a few decorations, Thierry Henry has said he feels more at home.

'At the very beginning it was a bit difficult because we all miss Highbury, even people who don't support Arsenal or don't play for Arsenal knew it was special,' Henry told Sky Sports News.

'On the other side, you can see it's an amazing setting here. The pitch is great, the stadium is great. The first two games were difficult for me, now it seems like we have a home.'

Arsene Wenger has echo'ed Henry's sentiments with the usual descriptive and insighful way of looking at things.

'Now we feel when we play at home, it's here and it's like moving into a new flat. said Wenger.

'The first night when you wake up and don't really know where you are. After a few days you feel at home.'

'It was exactly the same after three or four games, you know where everybody is and where you go. On the pitch you know where to be and how to use the space we have because we have more space now.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Rocky7 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday October 27 2006

Time: 2:15PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
personally i have to disagree with both of them.. i always say, when moving house, you have to experience all season to fully appreciate your new home, so come rain, sun, snow, it will take till the end of season before we fully love our new home, although i am quite LOVING it now, but you get my drift :P
PUREGOLD
Report Abuse
27/10/2006 14:45:00

if course, one of the joys of moving into a pre-owned house is finding the neighbour's secret stash of premium dutch hardcore 70's porn that they forgot to take with them. Sadly, our home is new, so we won't have that pleasure... »»Arsene Knows««
Wingston75
Report Abuse
27/10/2006 15:24:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Arsenal Articles

FA Cup Still In Arsenal's Sights (Sunday January 25 2015)

Gabriel Fee Agreed & On His Way (Sunday January 25 2015)

Chambers Happy With His Arsenal Progess (Saturday January 24 2015)

Cup Defence Continues? (Friday January 23 2015)

Arsenal MotM Against Man City (Friday January 23 2015)

Archived Arsenal Articles

List All Vital Arsenal Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Naijagunner 70
2. Amos. 63
3. Galway Gooner 33
4. paul_ownz 33
5. Wyn Mills 31
6. Rocky7 22
7. alwaysgunner 21
8. Joe_@** 15
9. eduardo66 13
10. Guyfox 11

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man City 0 - 2 Arsenal
Arsenal 3 - 0 Stoke
Southampton 2 - 0 Arsenal
West Ham 1 - 2 Arsenal
Arsenal 2 - 1 Q.P.R.
Liverpool 2 - 2 Arsenal

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Man City 22 14 5 3 23 47
3. Southampton 22 13 3 6 21 42
4. Man Utd 22 11 7 4 15 40
5. Arsenal 22 11 6 5 14 39
6. Spurs 22 11 4 7 2 37
7. West Ham 22 10 6 6 10 36
8. Liverpool 22 10 5 7 4 35

Breaking League News

Aston Villa Loan Out Chris Herd To Wigan
» Aston Villa : 26/01/2015 13:33:00
Gus: 'Poor Game Overall'
» Sunderland : 26/01/2015 13:09:00
Delph's Future Skipper Material
» Aston Villa : 26/01/2015 12:18:00
Unsworth delight with Galloway
» Everton : 26/01/2015 12:00:00
West Ham Utd No 15 In FA Cup 5th Round Draw
» West Ham : 26/01/2015 10:45:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

FA Cup - Brighton v Arsenal
Suggested By:  
Arsenal win 91%
Brighton win 6%
Draw 3%