Henrik Larsson: Profile, Biography, Achievements

Henrik Larsson: Swedish football legend, UEFA Champions League winner, and former Barcelona assistant manager. Here is his profile and biography.

Henrik Larsson is a Swedish professional football coach and former player, formerly an assistant manager of Barcelona. Playing as a striker, Larsson began his career with Högaborgs BK. In 1992, he moved to Helsingborg IF where in his first season his partnership up front with Mats Magnusson helped the club win promotion to Allsvenskan after 24 seasons in the lower tiers. He moved to Feyenoord in November 1993, staying for four years before leaving in 1997. During his time in the Dutch Eredivisie, he won two KNVB Cups with Feyenoord.

Henrik Larsson Biography

  • Full Name: Edward Henrik Larsson
  • Nick Name: Henrik
  • Nickname: The King of Kings
  • Profession: Professional football coach and former player
  • Famous for: His goalscoring ability, his work ethic, and his leadership skills
  • Net Worth: $10 million
  • Instagram Handle: @thehenriklarsson

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Physical Status:

  • Height: 6’1″
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Eye Color: Brown
  • Hair Color: Brown

Henrik Larsson Personal Life:

  • Date Of Birth: September 20, 1971
  • Place Of Birth: Helsingborg, Sweden
  • Nationality: Swedish
  • Hometown: Helsingborg, Sweden
  • School: Högaborgs BK
  • College: N/A
  • Hobbies: Playing golf, spending time with his family

Henrik Larsson Family:

  • Married to Magdalena Larsson
  • Two children: Jordan and Janelle
  • Religion: Christian

Henrik Larsson Career Statistics

  • Debut: 1992
  • Last Match: 2009

Henrik Larsson Achievements:

  • 1x UEFA Champions League winner (2006)
  • 7x Scottish Premier League winner (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004)
  • 5x Scottish Cup winner (1999, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2007)
  • 4x Scottish League Cup winner (1998, 1999, 2000, 2001)
  • 1x Dutch Cup winner (1995)
  • 1x FIFA World Cup Bronze Medal (1994)
  • 2x UEFA European Championship Bronze Medal (1992, 2004)
  • 1x FIFA Confederations Cup Runner-Up (1999)

Here are some of the lesser-known facts about Henrik Larsson:

  • He is a devout Christian and has spoken openly about his faith.
  • He is a passionate advocate for children’s rights and has worked with UNICEF for many years.
  • He is a keen golfer and has played in several celebrity tournaments.
  • He is a popular figure in Sweden and is considered to be one of the greatest Swedish footballers of all time.

Henrik Larsson’s remarkable career as a professional football coach and player has left an indelible mark on the world of football. With his exceptional goalscoring ability, unwavering work ethic, and exemplary leadership skills, Larsson has earned his place among the footballing legends. From his early days at Högaborgs BK to his success with Helsingborg IF and Feyenoord, Larsson consistently showcased his talent and propelled his teams to victory. His achievements, including winning the UEFA Champions League and multiple domestic titles, highlight his prowess on the field. Beyond football, Larsson’s devout Christian faith, advocacy for children’s rights, and passion for golf demonstrate his multifaceted persona. He is undeniably an icon of Swedish football and a source of inspiration for aspiring athletes worldwide.

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