Thierry Henry in Dubai: Arsenal legend talks Messi, Mourinho and Gunners' title hopes


Hundreds of football fans turned out at Dubai Mall yesterday as Arsenal legend Thierry Henry made an appearance at the Sun and Sand sports store. Speaking to 100 specially invited guests, including ARN, the former French international named Barcelona's Lionel Messi ahead of rival Cristiano Ronaldo as the world's best player. Arsenal's all-time leading goalscorer also gave his thoughts on Jose Mourinho and Chelsea's struggles this season, and expressed his hope that the reigning champions stick by their beleaguered boss.

On the title race, Henry said Mesut Ozil’s form would be key if his former side are to win the Premier League for the first time since 2004.

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