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.
New York Red Bulls 2-1 DC United
Saturday August 31, 2013
Red Bull Arena – Harrison, NJ
The Red Bulls scored twice in the first half and Thierry Henry was effective as a second-half substitute as New York held off late pressure from their archrivals to earn a big win at home. The win propelled New York back into a tie for first place in the East.
Henry's season statistics: