Thierry Henry is back in the team’s chair again. This time he took the position of head coach of the French U-21 national team with a 2-year contract. With an important mission to lead the small team to success. at the 2024 Olympics Games in Paris as host
The French Football Federation ( FFFF) has announced the appointment of Arsenal’s legendary striker Thierry Henry. As the new manager of the Under -21 team on a two-year contract until 2025. Replaced Sylvain Ripall who was relieved of his position. After leading the โปรโมชั่น ufabet team to the last eight teams in the 2023. European Championship and having an important mission in the Olympic Games in Paris to host in 2024
The 46-year-old head coach had previously attended a job interview. Because the small French city team wants to be successful in an important tournament next year, by Philippe Diallo, president of the federation and Mark Galler, board of directors, and director Huber Fournier. Technical joint job interview to find a new coach, which Henry was predicted to is a candidate for this job and there is nothing to change from the latest announcement
An official statement from the AFF reads: “The Executive Board of the French Football Federation. It has been decided to appoint Thierry Henry as manager of the France U21 national team after a discussion process led by the selection committee and on the recommendation of the board.
For the former Barcelona player, he won the 1998 World Cup and Euro 2000 with Les Bleus as a player. He left the club after 20 games, winning just four matches, before taking charge of Montreal Impact. In the US League, the 2019-2021 season helped them reach the league playoffs for the first time in four years. before stepping down for family reasons
He also worked with the Gunners youth team and twice served on the Belgium national team coaching staff, helping the Red Devils to a third-place finish at the 2018 World Cup, in his first game as France coach . Lek is scheduled to kick off on 7 September in a friendly game. This will be followed by a Euro 2025 qualifying game against Slovenia on 11 September.