Date: 18th July 2008 at 6:14pm
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Arsenal legend, Thierry Henry has thanked Gooners for voting him as their ‘Greatest Ever Gunner’.

Over the summer months Arsenal.com has been conducting polls to find the greatest ever Arsenal player as voted for by the fans.

Thierry Henry, the all-time leading goal scorer at the North London club beat Arsenal greats such as Dennis Bergkamp, Tony Adams and Ian Wright to be crowned our greatest ever player.

The Frenchman was truly honoured to receive such an accolade.



“Thanks to everyone who voted for me, It`s always a true honour when something is voted for by the fans, especially Arsenal fans as they have many great players from their past to choose from.

“As you know, I loved my time at Arsenal and have many fantastic memories from my eight years there. It was an honour to play in the historic red and white of Arsenal especially at Highbury. I`ll always follow the team and what they do. I`ll always be a Gooner in my heart.

“And finally thanks to the fans for their support during my time at the club. They were right behind me and the team in good times and bad.”





Thierry Henry has always spoken of Arsenal with true passion and love, and I believe he never truly felt the same for our club once we left The real home of football.

Whilst some may contest that Bergkamp, Wright or Adams could have won this award, few will actually argue with the decision.