Reuters, Sunday, November 22, 2009 6:45 AM
Former French teammate, Zinedine Zidane
came to the defense of Thierry Henry
, saying he is not a cheat and will get
over the controversy surrounding his handball that led to the winning goal in France's World Cup playoff against Ireland. "He is not a cheat, I know him well," said Zidane. "He will get over this.
He made a mistake, like I made a mistake, even if I'm not making any comparisons. We all make mistakes." Zidane was sent off for head-butting Italy defender Marco Materazzi in the 2006 World Cup
Read the whole story at Reuters »