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.
Columbus Crew 0-1 New York Red Bulls
Saturday May 4, 2013
Columbus Crew Stadium – Columbus, Ohio
Thierry Henry played the full 90 minutes as Tim Cahill scored his third goal in two games to give the Red Bulls their third straight win. The victory propelled New York to the top of the MLS Eastern Conference. They next host Montreal Impact on Wednesday.
Portland Timbers 0-0 New England Revolution
Thursday May 2, 2013
Jeld-Wen Field – Portland, Ore.
The central defender had to be subbed off after sustaining a torn ACL in second half. Silvestre had started eight of nine games and was at the heart of Portland's defense in their recent 312-minute shutout streak. He is expected to be out for six to nine months.
Henry's season statistics: