Jørgen Strand Larsen is a professional Norwegian footballer recognized for his roles as a forward or right winger with La Liga’s Celta and the Norway national team.
|Name:||Jørgen Strand Larsen|
|Date of Birth:||February 6, 2000|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 million|
Jørgen Strand Larsen Biography
Jørgen Strand Larsen was born in Halden, Viken, on February 6, 2000. Larsen initiated his football journey as a youth player at Kvik Halden before joining Sarpsborg 08. Alongside football, he engaged in various sports like tennis, ice hockey, and golf. Larsen made his first-team debut on May 21, 2017, as a substitute against Vålerenga. Notably, he scored a hat trick against Drøbak-Frogn IL on April 26. Later, he was loaned to the AC Milan youth team.
Jørgen Strand Larsen Age
As of November 2023, he was 23 years old.
Jørgen Strand Larsen Height
He has a height of 1.93 meters.
Jørgen Strand Larsen Parents
Details about his parents are not known.
Jørgen Strand Larsen Career
On September 1, 2020, Larsen signed a four-year contract with Eredivisie club Groningen. His debut as a starter in a 3-1 defeat to PSV showcased his talent, earning him a spot in the Eredivisie Team of the Month for November 2021. In May 2022, he was honored as Groningen’s Player of the Year.
In August 2022, Larsen joined La Liga’s Celta for a transfer fee of €11 million. He made a significant impact, contributing an assist in his debut on September 2, helping secure a 3–0 win over Cádiz. Larsen scored his first La Liga goal on January 13, 2023, during a 1–1 draw against Villarreal.
Larsen represented the Norway under-17 national team at the 2017 UEFA European Under-17 Championship, scoring a goal against the Netherlands in a 2–2 draw in the group stage. In November 2020, he received his first call-up to the senior team. On September 7, 2023, Larsen marked his senior team debut with a goal and two assists in a friendly match, contributing to Norway’s 6-0 victory at home.
Larsen is recognized for his tall and physical stature, excelling as a striker with strong aerial abilities. His proficiency in linking up play, both technically and physically, has made him a consistent threat in the opposition’s box. Praised for his technical skills and positioning, Larsen’s style of play draws comparisons to compatriot Erling Haaland. Beyond football, Larsen is a dedicated supporter of Liverpool FC.
Jørgen Strand Larsen Net Worth
His estimated net worth is around $1.5 million.