Thierry Henry has confirmed to Sky Sports that Daniel Ek has “reached out” to the Kroenke household to current a suggestion to purchase Arsenal.
Ek has written to Arsenal proprietor Stan Kroenke and is anticipated to make a bid of £1.8bn for the north London membership earlier than the top of the week.
The Spotify proprietor is assured Kroenke will take heed to the provide – which he considers to be a compelling one – and has the complete backing of Henry and fellow Arsenal legends Patrick Vieira and Dennis Bergkamp.
Henry, talking on Monday Night Football, mentioned Ek won’t quit on his bid to take over Arsenal whatever the Kroenkes’ stance that the membership will not be on the market.
“He already – I’ll give you something – reached out [to the Kroenkes] and already said himself that he had collected the funds to make sure that he can put in a good bid,” Henry instructed Sky Sports on Monday Night Football.
“They now must hear. Lots of people have been screaming that they need the proprietor out. We try to supply an answer involving the followers and getting the DNA of the membership again.
“There must be a dialogue, however he reached out.
He added: “I think it is going to be long and not easy if it does ever happen. One thing that I want to reiterate is that Daniel will not move away, he will be there waiting to see if they want to sell.
“That goes to take a really very long time, we all know what we need to do however in the beginning we have to be sure that we will take over, if they’re listening.”