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Henry isn't David Beckham, take two

Updated: August 6, 2010, 1:00 PM ET
By Brent Latham | Special to ESPN.com

From an American standpoint, it's not quite LeBron James. From an international standpoint, it's bigger. But either way, the New York metropolitan area has managed to land at least one international sporting superstar this summer.

Confirmation that French striker Thierry Henry has joined the Red Bulls will have a tremendous impact on soccer in a region where the sport has struggled for relevance since the MetroStars kicked off along with MLS in 1996. The French star is a worldwide ...

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