Shearer is the leading scorer in Premier League history by a clear margin (Picture: getty)Asked who he would select for the Hall of Fame, Wright told Stadium Astro: ‘I’d probably put in Alan Shearer and Ryan Giggs.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘I’d probably go with those two because Alan Shearer, 260 goals, will it ever be beaten? It’s going to take some unbelievable goalscorer to do it. And then you look at Ryan Giggs, 13 Premier League titles.‘Someone like Thierry will probably be next, only because of the unbelievable achievements of those two players that I’ve just mentioned.‘Alan being the greatest goalscorer in the history of the Premier League up to this date. And Ryan Giggs, that will not be beaten. You’re talking about two players who have got records there that may never be beaten.More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors‘So when you look at Thierry Henry – who for me should be inducted next – you have to say it’s a massive accolade to Thierry Henry, because look at what them two have achieved to beat him.’Wright also ranks Henry as Arsenal’s best ever player, continuing: ‘The greatest player that we’ve ever had, I think, is Thierry Henry. The greatest signing we’ve had is Dennis Bergkamp, without a doubt. Comment Metro Sport ReporterMonday 1 Jun 2020 3:46 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link278Shares Ian Wright names the two players he’d put in Premier League Hall of Fame ahead of Thierry Henry The Arsenal legend feels there are two slightly more deserving players (Pictures: Getty / Stadium Astro)Arsenal legend Ian Wright believes the first two inductees to the Premier League’s Hall of Fame should be Alan Shearer and Ryan Giggs, with Thierry Henry just missing out.The Premier League was due to announce the first two members of the new Hall of Fame back in March, but the ceremony was delayed due to the coronavirus crisis.With the season set to get back underway later this month, the Hall of Fame is also likely to finally be announced and Wright, who is a huge fan of Henry, feels there are two ex-players who are slightly more deserving of the honour. Advertisement Henry broke Wright’s record to become Arsenal’s all-time top scorer (Picture: Getty)‘Dennis Bergkamp changed the way Arsenal were going to perform in the years to come once he got there. You’ve seen the success that Arsenal had with Dennis, the Invincibles and everything that team done, that all stemmed through Dennis Bergkamp.‘But as a one-off football player, footballer, skills, amazing ability, Thierry Henry for me is one of the greatest players in the Premier League ever.’MORE: Thierry Henry reveals what he said to Arsene Wenger during Cesc Fabregas’ first training session at ArsenalMORE: Thierry Henry reveals why he picked the number 14 when he joined ArsenalFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Advertisement
Betty Raisor, 83, of Moores Hill passed away Monday, June 17, 2019 at Ripley Crossing in Milan. Betty was born Sunday, July 14, 1935 in Vevay, IN, the daughter of Clarence and Mary Ellen (Reed) Chase. She married William Raisor August 27, 1953 and he preceded her in death May 24, 2009. Betty was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed her grandchildren and gardening.Betty is survived by son William (Glenda) Raisor Jr. of Milan; daughters: Kimberly Goodpaster of Moores Hill, Cathy (Dave) Nordhoff of Milan and Karen Ping (Mark) Rutherford of Milan; brother Clarence (Norma) Chase and sister Elizabeth Little both of Vevay; 9 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; 2 brothers; and 6 sisters.A service celebrating her life will be held 11 AM Friday, June 21, 2019 at Sibbett-Moore Funeral Home in Moores Hill with Rev. Harris Long officiating. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery near Moores Hill. Family and friends may gather to share and remember her 9 – 11 AM Friday also at the funeral home. Memorials may be given in honor of Betty to Manderly Health Care Patient Activity Fund or donor’s choice. Sibbett-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, 16717 Manchester Street, Box 156, Moores Hill, IN 47032, (812) 744-3280. You may go to www.sibbettmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.