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Henry: Critics made me think about quitting

FRANCE striker Thierry Henry admits he considered quitting international football after his infamous handball made him public enemy No1.<br /> <br /> The former Arsenal skipper provoked a storm when his illegal act helped defeat Republic of Ireland in last week&rsquo;s World Cup <br /> play-off.&nbsp; And the Barcelona star says he almost quit Les Bleus after French chiefs let him face the angry criticism on his own.<br /> <br /> &ldquo;Friday, when it all went too far, I was very worked up,&rdquo; said Henry. &ldquo;Despite everything that happened and the fact that I felt let down, I will not let my country down.&rdquo;<br /> <br /> Meanwhile world chiefs Fifa will discuss the handball row at an extraordinary meeting next week.<br />