"I don't know why he said that. Robert [Pires] likes to talk, maybe because they don't offer him another contract in [Aston] Villa, whatever the problem is for him. But I did not speak to him about him coming. I would like you to put that clear. … I think he's 37 soon. I think he should talk as a grown man."
-- Thierry Henry sets the record straight that he did not ask former France teammate and friend Robert Pires to "come over and play with me," as reported by the Birmingham Mail. (BigAppleSoccer.com)