Henrik Larsson

Read all the news about Celtic Legend Henrik Larsson. Henrik Larsson was born in Helsingborg on 20 September 1971 (age 47).

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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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Celtic FC · May 17

Celtic FC Foundation’s London Gala Dinner is a great success

CELTIC FC Foundation hosted its third annual fundraising Gala Dinner in London last night (Thursday) and it was another huge success...

Celtic FC · May 17
67HailHail · May 16

On this day: A Celtic legend said goodbye to Paradise

It’s 15 years to the day since Henrik Larsson last pulled on the Hoops in a competitive game at Celtic Park.

67HailHail · May 16

Celtic team that stopped 10 | smell the glove | Henrik Larsson | 97/98 season

Continue reading “Celtic team that stopped 10 | smell the glove | Henrik Larsson | 97/98 season” on Glasgow Celtic Stream.

67HailHail · May 11

The forgotten Celtic man following in Henrik Larsson’s footsteps

Forgotten Celtic youngster Kundai Benyu has made a mixed start to his loan spell out in Sweden.

67HailHail · May 11
Celts Are Here · May 10

Henrik Larsson Visits Scotland on Glasgow Derby Weekend

HENRIK LARSSON was pictured playing a round of golf with two ex-Celts who also helped stop the ten on the 21st anniversary of the achievement.

Celts Are Here · May 10

Celtic team that stopped 10 | smell the glove | Henrik Larsson | 97/98 season

Watch “Celtic team that stopped 10 | smell the glove | Henrik Larsson | 97/98 season” by Cmon The Hoops Celtic.

Evening Times · May 5

“Mikael Lustig is one of the greatest signings in Celtic’s history – I want to keep him at Parkhead”

NEIL Lennon played alongside two men at Celtic who are widely considered to be among the best signings the Parkhead club have made in their entire 131 year history – Lubomir Moravcik and Henrik Larsson...

Evening Times · May 5

“Mikael Lustig is one of the greatest signings in Celtic’s history – I want to keep him at Parkhead”

NEIL Lennon played alongside two men at Celtic who are widely considered to be among the best signings the Parkhead club have made in their entire 131 year history – Lubomir Moravcik and Henrik Larsson...

Celtic Fans Debut Hilarious New Steven Gerrard Song at Pittodrie

CELTIC FANS had a great time at Pittodrie today as the team ran riot in the second half to win 3-0 on the day.

VideoCelts · Apr 29

Brian McClair’s touching tribute to Lisbon Lion Stevie Chalmers

In 393 Celtic appearances he scored 228 goals making him the fourth highest scorer in the club’s history with only Jimmy McGrory, Bobby Lennox and Henrik Larsson scoring more...

VideoCelts · Apr 29
FootballFanCast · Apr 18

“Soul destroying”, “Still not over it” – Iconic photograph upsets loads of Celtic fans

Loads of Celtic fans have been reacting to a picture of Henrik Larsson on Twitter, as they reminisce about the 2003 UEFA Cup heartbreak...

FootballFanCast · Apr 18
Read Celtic · Mar 31

Lennon compares current Celtic star to former Hoops legend

Interim boss Neil Lennon has compared current Celtic forward Odsonne Edouard to former Hoops striker Henrik Larsson ahead of the crucial fixture against Rangers, the Daily Record report.

Read Celtic · Mar 31
Read Celtic · Mar 28

Results: Celtic fans rate the best non-Scottish player to play in the Glasgow Derby

Both Celtic and Rangers have enjoyed seeing a plethora of talented non-Scottish players wearing either Blue or Green and White jerseys in the Glasgow Derby over the years.

Read Celtic · Mar 28
Celts Are Here · Mar 25

Who is Celtic’s player of the decade?

Many great players have donned the mighty green and white hoops of Celtic and the likes of Jimmy Johnstone, Paul McStay and Henrik Larsson all embody by-gone era’s...

Celts Are Here · Mar 25
Transfer Tavern · Mar 23

Look at him now: The ex-Celtic flop who’s now making a name for himself in England – Opinion

When Celtic signed Finnish forward Teemu Pukki in 2013, they must have hoped that he would follow in the footsteps of another famous Scandinavian star who lit up Glasgow at the start of the 21st century; Henrik Larsson...

Transfer Tavern · Mar 23
Celts Are Here · Apr 11

Henrik Larsson Causes a Stir With Latest TV Appearance

HENRIK LARSSON has caused a bit of a stir among fans on social media with his distinct and very striking fashion choice as he worked as a pundit during the Barcelona vs Manchester United...

Celts Are Here · Apr 11
Celts Are Here · Mar 22

Henrik Larsson Announces New Football Role

HENRIK LARSSON has announced on social media that he will be an official ambassador for the Euro 2020 competition next summer.

Celts Are Here · Mar 22
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