“The ‘Igwe’ Of Nigeria Football”, Arsenal Legend Thierry Henry Crowned King Of Nigeria Football

“The ‘Igwe’ Of Nigeria Football”, Arsenal Legend Thierry Henry Crowned King Of Nigeria Football

“The ‘Igwe’ Of Nigeria Football”, Arsenal Legend Thierry Henry Crowned King Of Nigeria Football

THIERRY HENRY was always footballing royalty in Nigeria – but he has now gone a step further.

The Arsenal legend has been crowned the ‘Igwe’ [king] of football in a fan event on Sunday

Belgium’s assistant manager dressed in Igbo royalty garb in front of supporters thanks to Guinness Nigeria.

While he was playing, Nigerians would shout Igwe when Henry scored after falling in love with the all-time great.

Arsenal have a huge following in Africa’s most populous country and whizkid Alex Iwobi will hope to tap into the same support.

France legend Henry has recently been linked with the Wales job after doing his coaching badges with the Welsh FA.

“The ‘Igwe’ Of Nigeria Football”, Arsenal Legend Thierry Henry Crowned King Of Nigeria Football

“The ‘Igwe’ Of Nigeria Football”, Arsenal Legend Thierry Henry Crowned King Of Nigeria Football

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