Today’s #TBT sports blog recalls the lauded former MLS All-Star and once FIFA great and French World Cup champion Thierry Henry
Thierry Henry’s breakaway speed, splendid soccer skill and passion for life (popularized by Renault Clio television commercials in Europe) spawned his nickname Va Va Voom.
It’s no surprise that this electrifying, handsome Frenchman was widely regarded as one of the world’s top strikers and a global fan favorite.
Henry’s storied career included stints with the world’s top football clubs.
The dazzling striker played for Juventus in Italy’s Serie A, Arsenal in the English Premier League and FC Barcelona in Spain’s La Liga.
In addition to his coveted World Cup Championship with France, Henry’s trophy case comprises two EPL titles and three FA Cups with Arsenal and an astounding six total titles with FC Barcelona.
FIFA Fans Chanted Va Va Voom!
It’s easy to understand why soccer fans have shown their love for the highly accomplished and immensely popular Henry whenever and wherever he hit the pitch by showering him with chants of Va Va Voom!
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