Former Super Eagles defender Taribo West has been rated by Arsenal great Thiery Henry as the toughest opponent he has faced in his career.
Henry is Arsenal’s all-time leading scorer and was known for causing havoc on defenses for club and country throughout his two-decade professional career, but he believes that the former Super Eagles player put him to the ultimate test.
On CBSS Sports Golazo, the current Belgium national team assistant coach was questioned about the most difficult opponent he has faced.
“Who is the most difficult indirect opponent?” Or is he just someone you don’t want to play against?
“For direct opposition, I’d travel back in time to Taribo West.”
“Because they [at Auxerre]