Thierry Henry Not the Only Foreigner to Make the Move To the MLS

The arrival of the renowned, yet also controversial French striker to the MLS has sent shockwaves throughout the world of US soccer. As many journalists and football aficionados discuss fearfully the potential repetition of what was David Beckham's more illustrious move stateside two years ago, and others in the metropolitan New York City wait in utter joy at the prospect of the talented Henry taking his place alongside the equally prolific Juan Pablo Angel in the New York Red Bull's offense, many are left wondering how and why such a distinguished foreigner would come play "over here" with us Yanks. Although most lesser-obsessive soccer fans in the United States might not be aware of the trend that has been occurring over the past few months in our top league, it is no big surprise that a figure like the former Barcelona star has decided to make his home here in the MLS. And, while he may certainly be the highpoint of the latest transfer market, he is only one of many foreigners to h...

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