Henrik Larsson

Celtic Legend Henrik Larsson was born in Helsingborg on 20 September 1971 (age 48).

Henrik Larsson · Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

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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Henrik Larsson Names One Celt In Crazy 5 A Side Team Made Up Of Best Career Teammates

Zlatan Snubbed for Former Celtic Star

67HailHail · Jul 5

Kenny Dalglish backs Henrik Larsson management opportunity in Scotland or England

Kenny Dalglish’s Larsson regret as he praises King of Kings

Humble Larsson Knows He May Not Ever Manage Celtic. Arrogant Gerrard Clings To His Anfield Delusion.

Henrik Larsson Makes Unsurprising Celtic Admission

Daily Mail · Jul 2

HENRIK LARSSON: I got professional help after hearing of my brother’s death while on duty for Sweden

The Athletic · Jul 2

How good was Henrik Larsson really?

Sky Sports · Jul 2

Larsson: Talking helped me after my brother’s death

Daily Record · Jul 2

Henrik Larsson’s secret chat with Celtic fan that helped stop Rangers’ 10 bid

Glasgow Live · Jul 2

Celtic legend Henrik Larsson hails Chris Sutton and Martin O’Neill

Celtic hero Henrik Larsson opens up on personal agony after losing brother Robert to drugs overdose

Evening Times · Jul 2

Celtic hero Henrik Larsson opens up on personal agony after losing brother Robert to drugs overdose

Glasgow Live · Jul 2

Henrik Larsson on Celtic ending Rangers 10-in-a-row dream

Henrik Larsson tips ‘quality’ Celtic to win 10IAR

Henrik Larsson Makes Celtic Ten in a Row Claim

Celtic’s June recap: 10IAR preparations begin

Hoops History: “The King of Kings” Henrik Larsson

Gordon Marshall with A Celtic State of Mind

Trending | Larsson’s Rare Tribute As Celtic Fans Go Wild

Daily Record · Jun 20

Henrik Larsson in epic Celtic throwback as he sends son poignant message

Celts Are Here · Jun 20

Henrik Larsson Posts Rare Celtic Picture in Message to Son

Evening Times · Jun 18

Greatest Premier XI: Sir Kenny Dalglish? Or Henrik Larsson? Which Celtic legend gets the nod to start up front?

Herald Scotland · Jun 18

Greatest Premier XI: Sir Kenny Dalglish? Or Henrik Larsson? Which Celtic legend gets the nod to start up front?

Ex-Boss Makes Edouard and Larsson Comparison

The Celtic Star · Jun 16

Martin O’Neill’s Larsson compliment for Celtic talisman Odsonne Edouard

Celts Are Here · Jun 16

Martin O’Neill Makes Incredible Edouard Comparison

Glasgow Live · Jun 16

Celtic striker Odsonne Edouard compared to Henrik Larsson by Martin O’Neill

Daily Record · Jun 16

Odsonne Edouard compared to Henrik Larsson by former Celtic boss Martin O’Neill

BBC · Jun 16

Martin O’Neill: Keeping Odsonne Edouard key to Celtic title bid

Latest | The Reason Why Larsson Is The King

VideoCelts · Jun 9

Awesome image emerges of dream Celtic strike force

Video | When A Celtic Legend Met A God-Like Figure

Quiz: The Henrik Larsson Celtic quick-fire teaser

Read Celtic · Jun 5

The next Henrik Larsson? Celtic show interest in another Swedish star

Harald Brattbakk with A Celtic State of Mind

Larsson Eyes Return

Daily Mail · May 26

Former Liverpool man Dirk Kuyt ‘set to take charge at Feyenoord with Henrik Larsson as assistant’

The Celtic Star · May 26

Larsson set for Assistant manager role with former club

Celts Are Here · May 25

Henrik Larsson Set For New Coaching Role – Reports

Glasgow Live · May 25

Celtic and Arsenal legends make the cut in John Hartson’s all-time XI

Does Damian Duff leaving open a door for Henrik Larsson?

Celtic Fans TV · May 24

Why Henrik Larsson SHOULD NOT Replace Damien Duff

Indy Celts · May 24

With Duff gone, is it time to bring Henke home for the 10?

The Celtic Star · May 24

The time is right for Larsson’s Celtic return

Celtic FC · May 22

Henrik’s cup final brace marked his last competitive dance

Celts Are Here · May 22

Rare Henrik Larsson Pic Throws Up More Questions than Answers

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