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The Belgian football association has said Aston Villa have yet to contact them about Thierry Henry but they won’t stop the former Arsenal man from joining the club as their next manager if that’s what he desires.
HLN‘s Kristof Terreur checked in with the Belgian FA amid rising speculation:
Kristof Terreur 📰 @HLNinEngeland
Belgium say they haven’t been contacted by Aston Villa over Thierry Henry, but they won’t stand in his way either. #avfc https://t.co/UsDjyK3Pao
MailOnline’s Dominic King has reported the former France international could team up with Chelsea legend John Terry in Birmingham:
MailOnline Sport @MailSport
EXCLUSIVE: Thierry Henry to be offered Aston Villa job and take John Terry with him as assistant manager https://t.co/aUzItaJgc1 | @DominicKing_DM https://t.co/LgxoN2v3VY
The two have reportedly both interviewed for the position, but Henry has the edge in experience after working with the Belgian national team for several years.
This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.
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