Thierry Henry has been appointed as new head coach of Ligue 1 club Monaco, replacing Leonardo Jardim.
The 41-year-old Henry would sign a three-year contract, and he takes charge of the club at which he began his professional career until 2021.
The former Arsenal and Barcelona forward will officially begin work on Monday
Henry started his career at Monaco, and has been working as assistant to Belgium coach Roberto Martinez.
Henry, who joined Monaco as a 13-year-old in 1991 and won the Ligue 1 title at the Stade Louis II in 1997,said “In the first place, I thank AS Monaco for giving me the opportunity to coach the team of this club, which is so special to me.