Arguably one of the most iconic players to have graced the Premier League era Thierry Henry will be in Kolkata on October 25 when Atletico De Kolkata take on Mumbai City FC in an Indian Super League ISL game.
A record goal scorer for Arsenal and part of the Gunnersrsquo; ‘Invincibles’ squad which did not lose a single game to win the English Premier League EPL title in the 2003-04 season Henry also played for clubs like FC Barcelona and AS Monaco during an illustrious career.
The 39-year-old is France’s all-time top scorer and won the 1998 World Cup and 2000 Euro titles withnbsp;Les Blues.
He is currently assisting Roberto Martinez at the Belgium National squad and is said to be gathering experience before he takes a full-fledged managerial role at a European club.
ATK officials it was learnt were content at the development after failing to pull crowds to the Rabindra Sarrovar Stadium their new venue for the third edition.