Thierry Henry Apologizes For Calling Kenny Lala’s Grandmother a LovePeddler

Arsenal and France legend, Thierry Henry who is currently the coach of French club, Monaco has been forced to apologise after calling a player’s grandmother a ‘LovePeddler’ during his team’s 5-1 defeat by Strasbourg on Saturday.

 

The former striker was caught on camera clashing with Kenny Lala from the touchline as the defender took a throw-in near the dugouts just before half-time.

 

Henry who took his first managerial job with the Ligue 1 side in October, felt the Strasbourg star was wasting time with his side 2-1 up, and then shouted: ‘It’s the 43rd minute, your grandmother’s LovePeddler.’

 

Speaking during his press conference on Sunday, the 41-year-old apologised for his comments.

 

‘It’s an expression of the street, unfortunately,’ he said.

 

 

‘I regret my comments from the bench. It was a human reaction, I’m still human. I regret it.

 

‘Sometimes I do it in English. Maybe in English, it wouldn’t have been as noticeable. No, I’m joking. I should not do it.’

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