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Monaco’s owners have backed Thierry Henry as coach, just hours after his side were beaten 4-0 by Paris St Germain to extend Henry’s winless run to six games.
Arsene Wenger believes Thierry Henry can succeed, if he is given time at Monaco, despite a poor start to his managerial career.
Monaco owner Dmitri Rybolovlev has confirmed he has been arrested and is under investigation by police in the principality.
Jardim, 44, won the 2016-17 Ligue 1 title with Monaco and also guided them to that season's Champions League semifinals, but was relieved of his duties last month after a poor start to the 2018-19 campaign.
New Monaco manager, Thierry Henry, has praised Radamel Falcao, hailing the forward as his team’s “charismatic leader”.
Robert Pires believes former Arsenal team-mate Thierry Henry has chosen the right time to move into management, claiming both the new Monaco boss and Nice's Patrick Vieira will succeed.
Thierry Henry has "everything" needed to become a good manager, France coach and former international teammate Didier Deschamps said of the newly-named Monaco coach.
Henry was named boss of Monaco on Saturday as a replacement for the departing Leonardo Jardim, in what is the Frenchman's first foray into club football management.
Since winning the French title in 2017, Monaco have raised almost half a billion pounds by selling players such as Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint-Germain), Bernardo Silva and Benjamin Mendy (Manchester City), Tiemoue Bakayoko (Chelsea), Thomas Lemar (Atletico Madrid), and Fabinho (Liverpool).
Former England captain John Terry took his first steps into coaching on Wednesday when he was named as right-hand man to new Aston Villa boss Dean Smith.
Thierry Henry and Claudio Ranieri have been linked with the role of Monaco manager with the French club poised to sack Leonardo Jardim, according to reports.
The Brazilian completed a £44 million switch from Monaco early on in the transfer window -- just days after the Champions League final -- but, despite having time to settle in and featuring regularly in preseason, he is yet to make a single appearance in the league.
Convalescing superstar Neymar returns to the Parc Des Princes Saturday as Paris Saint-Germain play their last home game of the season against Rennes, before being presented with the Ligue 1 trophy.