Henrik Larsson

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Henrik Edward Larsson, MBE is a Swedish football coach and former professional player. He was known as an excellent striker whose main attributes were his goal scoring prowess and on-field intelligence.

Larsson began his career with Högaborgs BK. He moved to Helsingborgs IF, where he was one of the key players when they won promotion to the Allsvenskan in 1993. Larsson then moved to Feyenoord for four years before leaving for Celtic in 1997. He won four league titles in seven years with Celtic, scoring a remarkable 242 goals in 315 competitive matches before moving to FC Barcelona in 2004, where he won two league titles and the 2006 Champions League. Following the expiration of his contract at Barcelona, Larsson returned to his hometown club of Helsingborg, and joined Manchester United on a brief loan between January and March 2007. He announced his retirement from football on 20 October 2009.

Larsson played for Sweden in three World Cups and three European Championships and is a former captain of the national team. Larsson ended his international career with 37 goals in 106 matches. Larsson has also played competitive floorball since 1989.

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Son of Celtic legend Henrik Larsson is top-scorer in the Swedish league

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67HailHail · Jun 22

Celtic legend pays ultimate compliment to his former strike partner

Celtic legend Chris Sutton has paid the ultimate compliment to his former Hoops strike partner Henrik Larsson.

67HailHail · Jun 22
Daily Record · Jun 21

Chris Sutton pays Celtic icon Henrik Larsson the ultimate football compliment

The former Hoops striker has watched and played against some of the absolute best but there’s no one he rates higher than the Swede...

Daily Record · Jun 21
67HailHail · Jun 19

Former Ibrox star makes embarrassing Celtic comparison

The old Kris Boyd vs Henrik Larsson debate was always an absurd one, but Steven Naismith has managed to compare the two again.

67HailHail · Jun 19
Celts Are Here · Jun 19

Former Ibrox Man Makes Bogus Celtic Comparison

Former Ibrox man Stevie Naismith has put Kris Boyd in a bracket with Henrik Larsson for his goalscoring exploits...

Celts Are Here · Jun 19
67HailHail · Jun 18

Can club legend kickstart Celtic midfielder’s career?

A Celtic player currently out on loan from the club will soon have the chance to work with one of the club’s biggest icons.

67HailHail · Jun 18
Celts Are Here · Jun 18

Henrik Larsson Will Have Big Say on Celtic Flops Future

HENRIK LARSSON answered his Helsingborg’s SOS at the weekend and agreed to become a manager for his second stint at the club in the dugout...

Celts Are Here · Jun 18
67HailHail · Jun 16

Celtic can now rule out dream appointment

Henrik Larsson won’t be returning to Celtic after being confirmed as the new manager of Swedish side Helsingborg.

67HailHail · Jun 16
Talking Baws · Jun 16

Henrik Larsson Returns to Manage Former Club Helsingborgs in Sweden

Henrik Larsson won’t be returning to coach Celtic next season after it was revealed he has been appointed the new manager of Swedish side Helsingborgs...

Talking Baws · Jun 16
Celts Are Here · Jun 16

Henrik Larsson Makes Sensational Return – To the Wrong Club!

There will be no reunion between Celtic and Henrik Larsson in a professional capacity this summer after Swedish side Helsingborgs confirmed his return as manager this afternoon...

Celts Are Here · Jun 16
Celts Are Here · Jun 16

Paranoid Gers Fans Make Celtic Claim – Sky Sports Man Confirms

IAN CROCKER has been commentating on Scottish football for twenty years plus so if you’re a fan of the Scottish game you will have heard him call the action many times during your lifetime...

Celts Are Here · Jun 16
Celts Are Here · Jun 10

Henrik Larsson Pictured in Portugal Amid Celtic Speculation

Henrik Larsson has been linked with a sensational move back to Celtic as part of Neil Lennon’s backroom staff for the season ahead...

Celts Are Here · Jun 10

“Please be true”, “Get it done” – Many Celtic fans react to big news

Henrik Larsson has been linked with a return to Celtic Park as a coaching staff member and Celtic fans are excited about the news...

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