Finland’s finest footballer

With Finnish football poster boy Jari Litmanen celebrating his 43rd birthday on Thursday, * *takes a closer look at the former attacker in this edition of Video of the Week.

Among the world’s best in his playing days, Litmanen won countless titles during spells at European giants Ajax, Barcelona and Liverpool.

Litmanen’s 137 international appearances and 32-goal haul for Finland made him both his country’s most-capped player and highest-ever goalscorer.

We put the Finn under the spotlight and chat to him about more than just football. So sit back and enjoy our interview with the only player in history to have featured in international fixtures in four different decades.