February 10th, 2011
QOTD: Thierry Henry On Passion & Pick-Up Games
Image: Red Bulletin.
“I love the game and always will. When I started playing, I never thought of becoming a professional player at all. I just wanted to play. People are always shocked when they see me playing with my friends or with my father and brother, because we play so hard. When we play, you can forget all that father, son, brother stuff. It’s all about the ball. You want the ball? Then try to get it off me. That’s the nature of the game.”
The New York Red Bulls’ star failed to mention another inherent aspect of the game – clothing removal.
If you’re dying to know Monsieur Henry’s thoughts on playing in the MLS, among other things, you can read his full interview with Red Bulletin here.