Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Gunners Legend Opens Fire on Hart over Clichy Gaffe

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Gunners Legend Opens Fire on Hart over Clichy Gaffe

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THIERRY Henry has laid into City's Joe Hart for laughing at the Gael Clichy error which led to Arsenal's equaliser.

The Gunners legend, now a Sky Sports pundit, could not believe the reaction when Clichy tried to head a cross back to the Blues goalkeeper - only to misjudge it and see the ball graze a post and go out for a corner.

From the corner, Olivier Giroud lost his marker and headed the goal which made it 1-1. The game ended 2-2 and that means City are now relying on United slipping up as they seek a Champions League place.

Henry feels Hart should have blasted Clichy for failing to clear the ball.

"I cannot understand it really," said the former France striker. "You find yourself in the situation now where you put Arsenal in the position to have a corner kick and maybe score. …

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