As Thierry Henry prepares for his first season in the MLS, SI presents some rare photos of the future New York Red Bull. In this photo, Henry, 22, poses with Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger after joining the team.
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Thierry Henry, Nicolas Anelka and Riot Police
Henry holds the Euro 2000 trophy following France's 2-1 victory over Italy in the final.
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Pele and Thierry Henry
Brazilian soccer star Pele greets Henry at a news conference in London to mark FIFA's 100 year anniversary.
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Spike Lee and Thierry Henry
Henry, a longtime NBA fan, attends a Knicks-Heat game with filmmaker Spike Lee.
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Thierry Henry and models
Henry poses with two models outside the Royal Academy of Art in London.
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Thierry Henry, Joan Laporta and Txiki Beguiristain
After eight seasons at Arsenal, Henry joined FC Barcelona in 2007.
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Thierry Henry and Gisele Bundchen
Henry presents Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, with an Arsenal shirt.
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Tiger Woods, Thierry Henry and Roger Federer
Henry enjoys a shave with Tiger Woods and Roger Federer during the launch of the new Gillette champions programme in Dubai.
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Queen Elizabeth II, Kolo Toure, William Gallas, Manuel Almunia, Philippe Senderos and Thierry Henry
Queen Elizabeth II greets Henry and his Arsenal teammates at Buckingham Palace in London.
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Henry is all smiles as he signs a four-year contract with FC Barcelona.
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Henry waves outside the Barcelona football club shortly after joining the squad.
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Henry takes a physical after agreeing to a contract with FC Barcelona.
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Henry walks through a Tommy Hilfiger store during his first shopping trip in the Catalan capital after joining FC Barcelona.
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Henry makes a footprint as fans look on from the street during a Reebok promotional event in Seoul.
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Henry and a guest attend a Wizards-Hornets game in Barcelona.
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Henry arrives at the hotel in Essen, Germany, prior to the Champions League quarterfinal match between FC Schalke and FC Barcelona.
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Raymond Domenech, Thierry Henry and fans
France's national soccer team coach Raymond Domenech and Henry are surrounded by fans on the Sentier des Douaniers path in Perros Guirec, western France.
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