Monaco are set to name previous Arsenal and France striker Thierry Henry as their new coach subsequent to choosing to sack Leonardo Jardim, sources have disclosed to Goalwiki.com.
Jardim will lose his activity with Monaco after a grim begin to the season that sees them marooned in eighteenth place in Ligue 1 nine games into the season, one point off the foot of the table. Monaco have not won since the opening day in any opposition, and Sunday’s misfortune at home to Rennes expanded their keep running of back to back thrashings to four games, and 10 matches without a win.
Henry, right now collaborator to Roberto Martinez with the Belgium national team, had been sought by Championship side Aston Villa, however is set to acknowledge the test of reviving Monaco’s season in the wake of holding talks and dismissing the offer from Villa.
There are presently only a couple of points of interest to be resolved among Henry and Monaco before he will be formally affirmed at Stade Louis II stadium.
Henry watched Monaco’s 2-1 Champions League thrashing to Atletico Madrid a month ago and has been induced to take the activity in the wake of looking for counsel from France coach Didier Deschamps.
He trusts Monaco is the correct task for his first move into administration and is certain of turning the club’s season around.
Monaco are anxious to create an impression with their next arrangement, and trust Henry possesses all the necessary qualities. They had additionally considered Robert Pires, River Plate mentor Marcelo Gallardo and previous Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc.