SubscribeSubscribe

Arsenal striker Thierry Henry has been ruled out of France’s European championship qualifying match against Cyprus because of injury.

Henry, who is suffering from an ankle injury, has been replaced by recent Liverpool signing, Bruno Cheyrou.

Henry’s former Arsenal colleague, Chelsea midfielder, Emmanuel Petit, is recovering from a toe injury and is expected to start the match.

‘Manu is going much better and the doctor is optimistic about the Saturday’s match,’ Santini confirmed.

The newly appointed coach is already missing Roma defender Vincent Candela, Manchester United goalkeeper Fabien Barthez, Bayern Munich defender Bixente Lizarazu and Juventus striker David Trezeguet through an assortment of injuries.

Kelsey Media Ltd
The Granary, Downs Court
Yalding Hill
Yalding
Kent ME18 6AL
01959 541444
www.kelsey.co.uk

© 2022 Kelsey Media Ltd

Save 50% today!

Subscribe to World Soccer magazine and receive your first 13 issues for only £38.94!