Gallardo will not go to Monaco: the new coach will be Henry

2018 Oct 11

Monaco is ready to announce former Arsenal and French striker Thierry Henry as new coach after he confirms Leonardo Jardim's farewell. That means that Marcelo Gallardo, who had been in the orbit of the Monegasque club, is outside the cabals for being the future DT of the French team, in which he played and in which he is considered a legend. The coach of River is focused on making a good tournament final in the Libertadores and the Super League, but his desire in the near future is to make the leap to Europe.The Monaco believes that Henry fits the requirements necessary to replace Jardima, like Robert Pires, Laurent Blanc and Marcelo Gallardo himself, the other technicians he had probed. Jardim will lose his job with Monaco after a bad start to the season, which has led him to 18th place in Ligue 1. He has not won since the first day and Sunday's defeat at home to Rennes extended his series of consecutive defeats to four.Henry, currently assistant to Roberto Martínez in Belgium, was followed by Aston Villa and formerly Bordeaux. Henry saw the Champions League defeat by 1-2 of Monaco against Atletico has been persuaded to accept after accepting the advice of France coach Didier Deschamps.