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Sebastian Larsson Biography

Sebastian Bengt Ulf Larsson (born 6 June 1985) is a Swedish footballer who plays for Premier League club Sunderland and the Sweden national team. After beginning his career at hometown club IFK Eskilstuna, Larsson was signed by Arsenal. He made three appearances for the Gunners, before joining Birmingham City, initially on loan for the 2006–7 season, before a permanent transfer in the summer of 2007. Larsson spent five years at Birmingham, experiencing promotion to, and relegation from, the Premier League on two occasions. He joined Sunderland on 1 July 2011 upon the expiry of his contract, after Birmingham suffered relegation. Larsson is renowned for being a set piece specialist.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Sebastian Larsson
Nationality Sweden
Position Midfielder
Last Club Arsenal
Shirt Number 29
Career
Clubs
Arsenal Aug 2004 - Jun 2006
Birmingham City Aug 2006 - Jul 2011
Sunderland AFC Jul 2011 - Jul 2017
Hull City AFC Aug 2017 - Present
Sunderland Under 23 Nov 2016 - Jul 2017
National
Sweden Jan 2007 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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Arsenal
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2005/2006 Premier League 3 0 0 2 0 207
UEFA Champions League 1 0 0 0 0 90
2004/2005 Premier League 3 0 0 0 0 0
Total 7 0 0 2 0 297
Birmingham City
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Sunderland AFC
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Hull City AFC
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Sunderland Under 23
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National
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Sweden
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 5 0 1 0 0 295
2016 France EC Qualification 11 0 1 2 0 770
European Championship 3 0 0 0 0 250
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 12 0 2 1 0 1018
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 10 3 0 1 0 749
European Championship 3 1 2 0 0 248
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 9 0 0 0 0 419
2008 Austria/Switzerland European Championship 1 0 0 0 0 11
Total 54 4 6 4 0 3760

Sebastian Larsson Latest News & Articles

Twitter reacts to Manchester United's 3-0 win over Sunderland, praises Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Twitter reacts to Manchester United's 3-0 win over Sunderland, praises Zlatan Ibrahimovic
The Red Devils moved up to fifth place with the win while Sunderland's struggles continued
EPL 2016/17 - Sunderland 2-2 Liverpool - Player Ratings
EPL 2016/17 - Sunderland 2-2 Liverpool - Player Ratings
Sunderland held the high-flying Reds to an impressive draw.
Euro 2016: Belgium 1-0 Sweden - Player ratings
Euro 2016: Belgium 1-0 Sweden - Player ratings
How the players fared in the crucial Group E encounter.
Highlights: Zlatan Ibrahimovic brace gives Sweden 3-1 victory over Montenegro in Euro qualifier
Highlights: Zlatan Ibrahimovic brace gives Sweden 3-1 victory over Montenegro in Euro qualifier
Ibrahimovic scored twice in four minutes just before half-time and he was also involved in the buildup to the first goal
Stats: Juan Mata is the most lethal free-kick taker in Premier League history
Stats: Juan Mata is the most lethal free-kick taker in Premier League history
The Premier League has always been known for its dead-ball specialists, even history indicates players such as David Beckham and Cristiano Ronaldo were one of the finest the league has produced.
EPL Round-Up: Manchester City win to go top of the table, Fulham and Cardiff relegated
EPL Round-Up: Manchester City win to go top of the table, Fulham and Cardiff relegated
Manchester City's away win to Everton keeps them in control of the Premier League title race. Cardiff City and Fulham meanwhile won't see Premier League football next season following relegation that was ascertained by Saturday's results. Ryan Giggs tasted his first defeat as manager of Manchester United as Sunderland defeated the Red Devils at Old Trafford 1-0.
Ramires could be facing action for nasty elbow on Sunderland’s Sebastian Larsson
Ramires could be facing action for nasty elbow on Sunderland’s Sebastian Larsson
Chelsea midfielder Ramires could be facing action for nasty elbow on Sunderland’s Sebastian Larsson.
Relegation battle heats up in Spanish La Liga
Relegation battle heats up in Spanish La Liga
Sweden vs Germany World Cup Qualifier: A view from the Friends Arena
Sweden vs Germany World Cup Qualifier: A view from the Friends Arena
A new begining at The Stadium of Light
A new begining at The Stadium of Light
Moyes spared yet another nightmare by the genius of Januzaj as defensive madness continues
Moyes spared yet another nightmare by the genius of Januzaj as defensive madness continues
Top 20 Free kick takers on EA Sports' FIFA 14
Top 20 Free kick takers on EA Sports' FIFA 14
Analysing the Transfer Gossip – 18th July
Analysing the Transfer Gossip – 18th July
As we move in to the off-season an unprecedented amount of managerial movement around Europe will surely see an already frantic transfer market go in to overdrive. This will give plenty of opportunities for transfer rumour and gossip. So how much of it is realistic? Manchester United are making a £60m bid for Tottenham forward […]
Video: Top goals in the Premier League this week
Video: Top goals in the Premier League this week
Liverpool v/s Sunderland: Match Review
Liverpool v/s Sunderland: Match Review
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