2012 proved to be Thierry Henry's finest year yet in Major League Soccer, and now the Arsenal legend is back for a fourth season with the New York Red Bulls. The two-time MLS Best XI player will be looking to lead the Red Bulls to their fourth consecutive appearance in the MLS Playoffs and perhaps the first MLS Cup in club history.
Arsenal.com will once again track Thierry's progress throughout the season. Our Henry Watch page offers an overview of his performance in each game as well as periodic updates on the progress of other former Arsenal players plying their trade in MLS.
Sporting Kansas City 2-3 New York Red Bulls
Saturday August 3, 2013
Sporting Park – Kansas City, KS
New York took the lead in the 27th minute, but the hosts equalized just before the break. Two quick goals put the Red Bulls back on top midway through the second half and they held off a late surge from Sporting to take three points and move into first place in the Eastern Conference.
Henry's season statistics: