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Wolverhampton Wanderers Make Bold Move with Double Signing

Norway's Jorgen Strand Larsen (left) and Republic of Ireland's Dara O'Shea battle for the ball during the international friendly match at the Aviva Stadium, Dublin. Picture date: Thursday November 17, 2022.

Wolverhampton Wanderers have successfully completed the signing of Jorgen Strand Larsen from Celta de Vigo. The Norwegian centre-forward, who also plays as a winger, has been a standout performer in La Liga. Standing at 1.93 meters, Larsen brings a significant aerial threat to the Wolves’ attacking lineup.

  • Medicals completed for Jorgen Strand Larsen and Pedro Lima.
  • Official announcements imminent for both players.
  • Strategic signings aimed at bolstering Wolves’ squad.

Jorgen Strand Larsen Joins Wolves

Wolverhampton Wanderers have successfully completed the signing of Jorgen Strand Larsen from Celta de Vigo. The Norwegian centre-forward, who also plays as a winger, has been a standout performer in La Liga. Standing at 1.93 meters, Larsen brings a significant aerial threat to the Wolves’ attacking lineup.


Player Profile: Jorgen Strand Larsen

  • Full Name: Jørgen Strand Larsen
  • Date of Birth: February 6, 2000
  • Place of Birth: Halden, Norway
  • Height: 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
  • Position: Centre-Forward (also plays as Right Winger and Left Winger)
  • Current Club: Celta de Vigo
  • Contract Expires: June 30, 2028
  • Nationality: Norwegian
  • International Caps/Goals: 14/3 for Norway

Career Statistics

  • La Liga (Celta de Vigo): 69 appearances, 17 goals, 7 assists
  • Eredivisie (FC Groningen): 66 appearances, 24 goals, 9 assists
  • Eliteserien (Sarpsborg 08 FF): 49 appearances, 6 goals, 4 assists

Larsen’s transfer fee from Celta de Vigo is reported to be around €11 million, highlighting Wolves’ investment in bolstering their forward options. His versatility and physical presence are expected to add a new dimension to Wolves’ attack.

Pedro Lima Set to Make His Wolves Debut

Alongside Larsen, Pedro Lima is also set to join the Wolves squad. While specific details about Lima remain scarce, his addition signifies the club’s intent to strengthen its roster.

Wolves’ Strategic Moves in the Transfer Market

The double signing, reportedly worth €40 million, is a clear statement of Wolves’ ambitions this season. The club aims to enhance both their attacking and defensive lines, ensuring a well-rounded squad capable of competing at the highest level.

For more detailed player statistics and transfer history, check Jorgen Strand Larsen’s profile on Transfermarkt, profile on ESPN, and profile on Eurosport.

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