'Can't stop laughing': Some Arsenal fans 'love' what Thierry Henry said about Tottenham
Arsenal fans have taken to Twitter to react after Thierry Henry aimed a dig at Tottenham ahead of their 2-2 draw against Rennes.
What’s the story?
Well, Henry was working as a pundit on Amazon Prime, where a panel were discussing the clash between Rennes and Spurs.
When Tottenham were mentioned, the Frenchman simply replied: “Sorry who? I don’t know them.”
Understandably, this has left Arsenal fans delighted.
It makes it all the more hilarious to know that Spurs were only being discussed as they were due to partake in UEFA’s third-best competition.
Of course, Arsenal aren’t in it, although it’s probably for the best that Mikel Arteta’s side don’t have to face a congested schedule for the sake of a poor competition.
Can Arsenal finish about Tottenham?
Last season was quite embarrassing for the Gunners.
Arsenal finished below Tottenham in 8th place, which is pretty shambolic and certainly doesn’t give them north London bragging rights.
However, with Spurs distracted by the UEFA Conference League, Arsenal have a great chance to focus on their league form and outdo Spurs.
With less games than Nuno Espirito Santo’s side, Arteta should hopefully have his best options fit and ready to go every week.
We saw Chelsea win the Premier League after finishing 10th in 2015/16, so hopefully a lack of European competition can also help the Gunners.
For now, let’s see what the Arsenal fans on Twitter have been saying about Henry’s remark…
Can't stop laughing pic.twitter.com/FF8XSnPBms— God's plan (@alanchocks9) September 16, 2021
How can you not love Thierry Henry 👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾— OOL (@Leykan06) September 17, 2021
After laughing at this my feeling here was damn, did this absolute legend in world football play for our club? That club we are watching atm? Feels like another world. Imagine how it will frustrate him as well, must take a bit of the magic away for him..— Van Arsenal (@Jesperl4) September 16, 2021
Time to move back up. https://t.co/2Z7LHqF3mR
I love this king 👑 https://t.co/NN5o3whvMY— 𝕃𝕖𝕒𝕣𝕥 ©️ (@artiildn) September 16, 2021
a hero to us all https://t.co/G0DyXPKX0A— bren (@remonteta) September 16, 2021