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BRIAN LAUDRUP

Born in 1969. Brian Laudrup has played for many European top clubs during his 14 seasons as a professionel soccer player. During several of those seasons he was he was a mayor force at the Danish national team.

At a very young age he had his debut for Lazio in the Italian seria A before he later joined the German powerhouse Bayern München. After that he returned to Italy to play for Fiorentina and Milan. He had his best years as a professionel in Glasgow Rangers, where he played for 4 seasons.

Brian Laudrup appeared in 82 matches for the Danish national team, from his debut in 1987 until his final match in 1998 against Brazil in the Quater Finals at the World Cup, where he scored one of his many goals. In 1992 he was a key part of the winning Danish side at the European Championships i 1992 in Sweden.

He was woted as Danish Footballer of the Year in 1989, 1992, 1995 and 1997. Together with his older brother Michael, he figures on the top-100 list made by soccer great Pelé for FIFA in 2004.




Brian Laudrup to the right, with fellow soccer greats Preben Elkjær and Peter Schmeichel to the left in the Champion League Studio of Danish TV3