Thierry Henry and Monaco have once again ended their week in disappointment as they let in two late goals to lose 2-1 at home to Montpellier in Ligue 1 on Saturday.
Youri Tielemans gave Monaco the lead in the 42nd minute, but Andy Delort levelled after 81 minutes and Petar Skuletic hit the winner with four minutes left.
Monaco remain 19th place in Ligue 1
Last weekend Thierry Henry got his first victory as Monaco manager at Caen, but on Wednesday his side lost away to Atletico Madrid,
Against Montpellier, Monaco had a chance to double their lead in the 54th minute when Tielemans, faced with an open goal, passed to Aleksandr Golovin, who hit the bar. After that the visitors took control
“You’ve got to shoot into the empty net,” said Henry after the match.
Asked if the match was a disaster, Henry answer: “Yes!”
“We talk about the fear of losing, but the fear of winning also exists,” he said. “We gave a good performance for 54 minutes….but that’s not enough.”