Henry training with the Gunners

Henry is always welcomed with open arms at Arsenal. Credit: Arsenal.com

Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry is training at the club during Major League Soccer close season, the Barclays Premier League club confirmed on Friday.

Arsenal posted pictures of Henry at their Hertfordshire training complex - sporting the number two on his Gunners' kit - on the club's official website, with a message:

"The legendary striker, now with New York Red Bulls, is maintaining his fitness levels with the current squad while MLS is in its close season. Welcome back Thierry... even if it is only temporary."

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