Erling Haaland is a ‘done deal’ for Manchester City, according to the reports from The Athletic. The announcement of the new signing is expected to come in this week.
The Norwegian striker and Dortmund goal-machine Erling Haaland agreed on Manchester City’s terms. This summer, the English club will pay Dortmund the €75M release clause in the transfer window.
Several elite clubs across Europe, including Barcelona, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, and Paris Saint-Germain, pursued the 21-year-old striker Erling Haaland. The Manchester club has beaten them with reasonable terms for the striker. According to the report of The Athletic, the representatives of the striker have already agreed with Manchester City.
Erling Haaland is one of the most sought-after young talents in the world. This beastly striker has a stunning 85 goals in 88 appearances for Dortmund since his signing in January 2020 from the Red Bull Salzburg. He has the 3rd most goals in the Bundesliga this season with 21 goals.
The Dortmund goal-machine has become the youngest player to reach 20 goals in the UEFA Champions League, playing 14 matches. He was the top goal scorer of the UCL season 2020-2021 with ten goals and the 2nd leading scorer of the UCL season 2019-2020 with the same number of purposes.
The English Champions Manchester City, already dominating the domestic competitions, will become more vital undoubtedly with Erling Haaland in the side. The English club had not yet won the European elite competition, the UEFA Champions League. They had been knocked out from the semi-finals this season and the final the previous season of the UCL. It won’t be surprising if they win it the following season with Erling Haaland blasting nets for them.