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Thierry Henry Kneels in Honor of George Floyd in First Game Back

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Montreal Impact coach and legendary player Thierry Henry took a knee for 8 minutes and 46 seconds in memory of George Floyd at the start of his team's first game of the MLS Is Back Tournament.

Henry's gesture comes one day after members of the MLS's Black Players for Change initiative took the field to demonstrate before the start of the league's first matches since returning from the coronavirus break.

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