Henrik Edward Larsson – born 20 September 1971 – is a Swedish professional football manager and former player.
He was known as a striker, whose main attributes were his goal scoring prowess and on-field intelligence.
In June 1996, Larsson married Magdalena Spjuth, whom he had met in a restaurant at the age of 19. She is the daughter of a politician and a local authority education chief.
They have one son, Jordan (named after basketball player Michael Jordan), who played between 2014–16 under his father for Helsingborg, and one daughter, Janelle. Larsson also has an elder half-brother, Kim.
In 2018, Larsson served as a pundit on ITV’s World Cup coverage in Russia.
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