Henrik Larsson was born in Sweden on September 20th, 1971.
He was a Striker.
In his Youth career he played for Högaborgs BK.
During his Senior career he played for Högaborgs BK, Helsingborgs IF, Feyenoord, Celtic, Barcelona, Helsingborgs IF where he was loaned out to Manchester United. He also represented Råå IF and Högaborgs BK again in his last game of his professional career in 2013.
Having represented Sweden on 106 occasions and scoring 37 goals is impressive.
“Football is all about self-confidence.”- Henrik Larsson
Henrik Larsson- Former Footballer (Nitty Gritty)
“The career I had at Celtic, the amount of goals and assists and the relationship with the fans and the club, I can’t regret that. That’s something I’m going to cherish as long as I live.” Henrik Larsson
“As long as I am involved in football and doing this work, I am going to be connected to Celtic.” – Henrik Larsson
“I had many good managers: Wim Jansen, Martin O’Neill, Frank Rijkaard and Alex Ferguson, to name just a few.” – Henrik Larsson
Henrik Larsson- Former Footballer (What set him apart)
“I don’t mind players earning money, but I should mean, at the same time, that the club is doing good.” Henrik Larsson
“Everything was professional at United. They take care of their players.” – Henrik Larsson
“If the club is good, the club is getting income, then the club can share it with the players. But when the situation is not going according to plan, you have to look at the financial bit and see what you change.” – Henrik Larsson
Henrik Larsson- Former Footballer (Final Thoughts)
“The thing that is really important is that the players have the drive to do something with their football. If you have that, you can make a decent player into a very good player.” – Henrik Larsson
“You learn a lot about yourself when things aren’t going well. It’s always good to be the underdog.” – Henrik Larsson