Earlier today, Red Bulls captain Thierry Henry joined Twitter. In just a few hours, TH14 has already amassed more than 185K followers. His first post was retweeted more than 12,000 times.
Fans, teammates, and former employers have also given Thierry a warm Twitter welcome. We've compiled some of the best tweets below.
Welcome to Twitter, Thierry!
"Amateurs call it genius. Masters call it practice."
Va Va BOOOOOOOOM! > @ThierryHenry— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) May 12, 2014
It appears that the great footballer and BBC Sport World Cup pundit @ThierryHenry has joined twitter. Welcome. Bienvenue.— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) May 12, 2014
Twitter always get their man in the end, the King is here @ThierryHenry, welcome your Grace.— FootballFacts101 (@FootballFact101) May 12, 2014
Oh yh and @ThierryHenry is now on twitter— Brad Wright-Phillips (@TheRealBWP) May 12, 2014
Welcome my friend @thierryhenry to the Twitter family!— Cesc Fàbregas Soler (@cesc4official) May 12, 2014
Welcome to twitter titi @ThierryHenry— Patrick Vieira (@OfficialVieira) May 12, 2014