UK time is: 14:19:15
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Barca Refuse To Give Up On Henry

Barcelona director of sport Txiki Beguiristain says the club will not give up hope of signing Theirry Henry.

Arsenal fans enjured a season of agony in 05/06 while Thierry Henry weighed up his options before electing to sign a 4 year contract and pledging the rest of his career to Arsenal.

It clearly hurt Barcelona because it meant they had to lower their standards quite considerably and sign Chelsea striker Eidur Gudjohnson.

Speaking to Sky Sports Beguisristain said: 'When great players show this desire to play for Barcelona, then we can talk and see if their arrival will be beneficial to the balancing of the squad as a whole.

'It seemed like he wanted to come and play here for a while [last year], but then he changed his mind and decided to stay where he was.

'There was initial contact as we thought he was keen to come but it was fairly pointless as he had changed his mind and wanted to stay put, so we let it drop.'

Is it me or are Barca like a dog on heat? Henry has been in the press at least a dozen times this season saying the same thing 'I am going nowhere.' Even he has started to get fed up with it and recently said something along the lines of: 'I am going nowhere, how many times do I have to say?'


So, Txiki, Joan, and all you other funny-named Barca big-boys, take your money and shove it up your ar...


Join Vital Arsenal

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here. Get involved[/QUOTE]




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: Nick Simmonett  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday May 26 2007

Time: 1:23PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Arsenal Articles

Liverpool v Arsenal Match Preview (Friday December 19 2014)

The Ox: Don't Blame Wenger, Blame Us (Thursday December 18 2014)

Ozil Slightly Ahead Of Schedule (Thursday December 18 2014)

Henry Destined For Arsenal Return (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Polish Wonderkid? (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Henry Outlines His Arsenal Management Dream (Wednesday December 17 2014)

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. Amos. 63
2. Naijagunner 45
3. paul_ownz 25
4. Galway Gooner 22
5. Little Dutch 12
6. luckys_10 11
7. shewore 11
8. Nwankwo25 11
9. alwaysgunner 10
10. Wyn Mills 10

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Arsenal 4 - 1 Newcastle
Stoke 3 - 2 Arsenal
Arsenal 1 - 0 Southampton
WBA 0 - 1 Arsenal
Arsenal 1 - 2 Man Utd
Swansea 2 - 1 Arsenal

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Man Utd 16 9 4 3 12 31
4. West Ham 16 8 4 4 8 28
5. Southampton 16 8 2 6 12 26
6. Arsenal 16 7 5 4 9 26
7. Spurs 16 7 3 6 -2 24
8. Newcastle 16 6 5 5 -4 23
9. Swansea 16 6 4 6 2 22

Breaking League News

Villa Injury News Pre Manchester United
Aston Villa : 19/12/2014 14:02:00
Cissokho Relishing Manchester United
Aston Villa : 19/12/2014 13:46:00
Video - Bentaleb's Moment In History
Spurs : 19/12/2014 13:28:00
Liverpool v Arsenal Match Preview
Arsenal : 19/12/2014 13:21:00
Tottenham Hotspur vs. Burnley
Spurs : 19/12/2014 13:17:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Wenger's sure Henry will return - in what role?
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Coach 100%
Manager 0%
Director 0%
Like Wenger, not sure but know he will return.... 0%