Thierry Henry has confirmed he’s concerned in Daniel Ek’s takeover bid of Arsenal.
The Swedish billionaire, who’s the co-founder of Spotify, has introduced Gunners Invincibles Henry, Patrick Vieira and Dennis Bergkamp on board in his try to purchase the membership from proprietor Stan Kroenke for £1.8billion.
Requested whether or not he was concerned within the consortium to buy Arsenal, Henry advised Sky Sports activities: “It’s true. Daniel is an Arsenal fan.
“He didn’t say it for any publicity, he has been an Arsenal fan for a really very long time.
“He approached us, we listened to him. And we knew, firstly, that he needed to contain the followers.”
Henry revealed Ek has already ‘reached out’ to the Kroenke household, who’ve publicly acknowledged they’ve no real interest in promoting Arsenal.
The Frenchman added: “He needs to re-inject the Arsenal DNA, the identification that I believe is lengthy gone.
“They don’t have loads of Arsenal folks among the many board, who can present the suitable route, and that’s what Daniel needs to do.
“He already reached out and mentioned himself that he has collected the funds to place in a very good bid.
“Lots of people have been screaming that they need the proprietor out.
“We try to supply an answer, involving the followers and the DNA again on the membership.”
Henry, who scored 175 Premier League targets for Arsenal, has warned Gunners followers Ek’s potential takeover would take a very long time to finish.
He added: “The takeover goes to be lengthy and never simple.
“And Daniel is not going to transfer away, he will likely be there ready to see in the event that they need to promote. That’s going to take a really very long time.
“We all know what we need to do however, firstly, we have to guarantee that we take over, if they’re listening.”