divorce wife Claire (Nicole) Merry
The French International
football player Thierry Henry has been granted a divorce from
English wife Nicole Merry (Claire).
walking out on his wife Claire Merry almost two months ago, the
former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry has been granted a divorce.
The proceedings took place at the High Court's Family Division
in central London, and it is expected to be one of the costliest
divorces in football history. His wife Claire, a model also
known as Nicole Merry, and his 2-year-old daughter Tea will get
a large portion of Henry's £25 million fortune, which includes a
six-bedroom home in Hampstead, north London, which the player
bought for almost for £6 million five years ago. The decree nisi
order was granted on the grounds of Henry's behavior, according
to the court papers.
Thierry Henry met Claire Merry during
the filming of a TV commercial for Renault Clio in 2001 and a
4-year long marriage followed the 2 years of courting. Shortly
after signing with Barcelona in June, Henry was quoted saying
"Lots of things have changed recently and I had to get away from
everything English, including my wife unfortunately. It's a very
sad time for all of us, but you've got to know when to move on."
Ever since , Thierry Henry has not been wearing his wedding
band, a clear signal for the upcoming divorce, finalized this
Published on 09/03/2007