Jørgen E. Larsen is confirmed dead at the age of 74.
Jørgen was best known as a Danish football player (Herfølge) and manager (Ghana national team.
Jørgen E. Larsen
Personal information
Full nameJørgen Erik Larsen
Date of birth (1945-07-25) July 25, 1945 (age 74)
Place of birthDenmark
Playing positionManager
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
Herfølge BK197
Teams managed
1987–1990Herfølge BK
1993–1994Ghana
1994–1995Al Rayyan Sports Club
1995Qatar (youth)
1995–1996Qatar
1997–1998Pahang FA
1999–2000Al Rayyan Sports Club
2001Al-Shaab CSC
2001–2003Kedah FA
2004–2005Al Rayyan Sports Club
2006Brønshøj BK
2006–2007Amager United
2007–2008Tårnby BK
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Jørgen Erik Larsen (born July 25, 1945) is a Danish football coach and former player.
He spent most of his active career at Herfølge Boldklub, playing 197 games for the club. In 1978, he was named sports director of Herfølge BK and manager of the club in 1987. In 1993, he was named new national team coach of Ghana, and later on he became the national team coach of Qatar. He was the manager of Qatari team Al Rayyan Sports Club, coaching Fernando Hierro, Mario Basler, and the brothers Frank and Ronald de Boer at the club. He was manager of Malaysian team Kedah FA, and attracted former Herfølge player Thomas Abel to the club in the summer 2002. In November 2005, Larsen was signed as a manager of Brønshøj BK in the second-tier Danish 1st Division.
Honours
Qatari League: 1994-95
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