Register Login Live

Henry To Take Over African Giants In First Head Coaching Job?

Arsenal legend and Belgium assistant coach Thierry Henry, who is yet to take on a head coaching job, has reportedly had talks with an African giant, who would like him to become their new national manager.

Reports: Ex-Real & Barca Stars Linked With African Giants

The former Premier League striker, who stepped down from a lucrative role as a television pundit last month, was recently linked with the Aston Villa job, but the Championship club eventually decided to back their current boss Steve Bruce instead.

According to former Zamalek goalkeeper Nader El-Sayed, who is now an agent, Henry has spoken to Egypt about the prospect of becoming their next head coach, but will only decide once he knows what the development plans for the team are.

"We had a meeting with Thierry Henry's agent in London, and Hazem Emam (a board member of the Egyptian Football Association) was present," the former shot-stopper said, as quoted by King Fut.

"Henry is waiting for the EFA's project for the team before deciding on the offer, apart from the economic aspect."

10 Stars Who Could Still Leave The EPL In This Window

Former Pharoahs boss Hector Cuper stepped down as manager after the team failed to make it out of the group stage at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Do you think Henry would make a good head coach? Have your say in the comments section below. 


Reports: Real Superstar Considering Shock Exit


Top 5

Nedbank Cup Last 32 Fixtures Announced

55 Dec 13, 2018 08:10 PM in Nedbank Cup

Zidane Reveals Dream Squad, Picks Messi Over CR7

32 Dec 12, 2018 01:22 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Why Khune Was Missing For Chiefs…

12 Dec 13, 2018 10:21 AM in PSL

Who Has Contributed To The Most Goals In 2018 So Far?

4 Dec 13, 2018 07:25 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Zidane Reveals Dream Squad, Picks Messi Over CR7

32 Dec 12, 2018 01:22 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Khuzwayo: I Could End My Career

29 Dec 10, 2018 03:32 PM in PSL

Inside Messi's Private Jet

Dec 11, 2018 12:02 PM in Fan Park

Lebese Responds To Fan About His Future

26 Dec 11, 2018 06:00 PM in Fan Park

Chiefs Announce New Assistant Coach

102 Dec 10, 2018 04:28 PM in PSL

PSL Star Named Among World's Best Goalkeepers In 2018

28 Dec 05, 2018 06:32 PM in African Football

Late Fitness Test For Bucs Star, National Duty In Progress

12 Dec 14, 2018 12:04 PM in CAF Champions League

Final 2018 Ballon d'Or Ranking Revealed, Messi Only Fifth

15 Dec 04, 2018 09:27 AM in Ballon d’Or