Thierry Henry on William Vainqueur botched deal and Batshuayi interest
Football – 11 January 2019 13:19 GMT
William Vainqueur will not join AS Monaco due to a hamstring injury according to Monaco had coach Thierry Henry while also revealing he was eyeing Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi.
In a press conference on Friday, Henry said: “the medicals was not good”.
“It’s a shame, because we wanted him in the middle of the field, by his register, his way of playing … It was not done, unfortunately. “ This failure did not discourage bringing in a defensive midfielder: ” We search everywhere that kind of player. “
Henry also briefly mentioned Michy Batshuayi, the striker loaned by Chelsea to Valencia, with his loan set to be terminated.
“I know him well, we rubbed shoulders with Belgium … We’ll see well what will happen is an interesting player. Knowing the Championship it’s very important. “