Former Celtic striker Henrik Larsson was spotted at Stadium:MK on Saturday for the League One clash between MK Dons and Southend.
Chris Phillips, Chief Sports Reporter at the Southend Echo, tweeted via @CJPhillips1982 that the Sweden international was in attendance in Milton Keynes, with his name being linked to the vacant manager’s job with the Shrimpers.
CONFIRMED. Here's Henrik Larsson at today's game pic.twitter.com/jgfejzvPKM
— Chris Phillips (@CJPhillips1982) September 21, 2019
According to the Southend Echo, Larsson is in the frame to replace Kevin Bond at Roots Hall, with the 47-year-old set to be interviewed for the position as his successor having initially been ruled out of the running.
These Celtic fans on Twitter reacted with excitement upon seeing Larsson at Southend:
Still a handsome devil
— Anne Macneil (@anniermac) September 21, 2019
Hail The King of Kings! Best of luck Henrik
— Walt Jabsco (@Boss_Skinhead) September 21, 2019
What a man the kings of kings
— Seambo1888 (@seambo1888) September 21, 2019
Wish he was going to be at CP in some capacity
— Peter Klein (@peter_klein61) September 21, 2019
— Cale1888 (@Cale888) September 21, 2019
— Diego (@kurtschnider) September 21, 2019
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