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Is Haaland moving to man City?

Meta Description: Chances are that Erling Braut Haaland will be leaving Bundesliga for English premier league. Reliable sources have reported that he will be leaving club Borussia Dortmund for Manchester City.

Erling Braut Haaland of Borussia Dortmund football club is a professional football player who is known for being one of the best strikers of our time. He is a Norwegian who plays for the Norway national team and Borussia Dortmund, a Bundesliga club. He will be joining Manchester City, an English premier league club. He will be joining his new club on July 1, 2022.

The rich Manchester City just got richer. With what all of us believe to be the most formidable team in the world, the club is still adding Erling Haaland, who is viewed as one of the top young footballers in the English premier league. About a week ago, Manchester City confirmed that they had already agreed with Borussia Dortmund in principle to sign the young player. Haaland is ranked among the most talented strikers in the game. At just 21, the striker has already produced an incredibly career. City announced that the move is awaiting club finalizing terms with him.

The striker has already completed the medical with the club and he will be joining other players to fill the striker gap that has been the source of most of the problems the club has always faced. Some European football clubs like Barcelona and Real Madrid were also interested in the young striker.

Erling Haaland is a Norwegian national who became a prominent figure when he joined the scene. In the 1019 U-20 World Cup games, he showcased his talent under American Jesse Marsch on the European stage at Red Bull Salzburg. He later joined Dortmund where he improved his skills. At Salzburg, the young striker scored many goals during the 2019-20 season. During half of that season, he had played 22 games and scored 28 goals.

In January 2020, he moved to Borussia Dortmund where he scored 16 goals after playing 18 games. In Germany, Haaland had his first full season, which saw him score 41 goals after playing 41 games. He had found the net 154 times in 199 club games.  

Haaland Stats

Erling Braut Haaland is a professional football player who plays as a striker for Bundesliga Premier League Club Borussia Dortmund. In addition to his club career, he has played for the Norway national team as well. Haaland made his debut for Borussia Dortmund in 2020. In the 2021-22 season, he played 24 matches for the club and scored 22 goals. With his 7 assists during the season, the club has been able to score more goals. Being a known disciplined player, he did not get any red cards throughout this season. However, he was given three yellow cards.

He also helped Borussia Dortmund net many goals in the 2019-20 season when he played 15 matches. Even though he played only a few time (15 matches), he was able to hit the net 13 times with 2 assists. He was neither given a yellow card nor red card throughout the season.

The Norwegian professional striker was the force behind Borussia Dortmund’s success in the 2020-21 Bundesliga Premier League during the 2020-21 season, with a whopping 27 goals under his name. This was after playing 28 matches for the club. He also directly assisted the club to net 6 goals. The disciplined striker was unlucky to be given 2 yellow cards. Fortunately, he was never given a single red card throughout the season.

In UEFA Champions League, Haaland has played 3 matches for Borussia Dortmund during the 2021-22 season, scoring 3 goals. In the 2020-21 season, he played 8 UEFA Champions League for the club and scored 8 goals, with 2 assists under his name.

He was also privileged to play 2 Champions League matches for the club in the 2019-20 season, scoring 2 goals.

In this season, he has already shot 5 penalty kicks, putting him at the second position in the Bundesliga league ranking, alongside Robert Lewandowski of FC Bayern München, Branimir Hrgota of SpVgg Greuther Fürth, and Max Kruse of VfL Wolfsburg.

Erling Haaland Instagram

Erling Haaland is a very popular professional football player with millions of fans. He is active on social media where he keeps updating his followers with what’s going on in his life. His official Instagram handle is erling.haaland. He has more than 292 posts on His Instagram official account, which has more than 15.6 million followers. The striker is following 249 people.

His verified Twitter account is erlinghaaland. You can also check him out on Facebook. He uses Erling Haaland as his Facebook account name.

Haaland Goals this Season

In the ongoing 2021-22 season, Haalan has already netted 21 goals after playing 34 matches. This makes the 21-year-old striker the third best player in the team. He has already taken 78 shots at goal this season, putting him at the seventh position in the Bundesliga Premier League-wide statistics.

Haaland 9 Goals

Some countries have had it very rough in The Under-20 FIFA World Cup. When Norway met Honduras, they beat them 12-0. Out of the 12 goals, Haaland neted 9 of them.

The son of Alf-Inge Haaland, the former Norway, Leeds United and Manchester City midfielder, took advantage of Honduras team, which was reduced to 9 men. The 12-0 goal is actually the biggest win in the entire history of the Under-20 FIFA World Cup competition according to the FIFA website.

Haaland Champions League Goals

Ever since the Norwagian came into the public eye, he has always been a superstar, especially when playing in the European Champions League. For instance, week ago when his team, Borusia Dortmund was playing at Besiktas, he scored one goal after Jude Bellingham has netted the first one. Since joining the club, has always shined in the European competitions. In one appearance in the Champions League this season, the Norwagian hit the net 10 times in the eight matches. After moving to Dortmund, he appeared in two matches and scored two goals in the 1019/20 season. He also netted 8 goals after appearing in 6 games in the 2019-20 season’s group stage where they were in the same group with Liverpool and Napoli.

In all, Haalan has played 17 matches in the European Champions League. In his 17 appearances, he has netted 21 goals. So, in total, he has played 23 matches and has scored 25 goals if the Europa League qualifying games are also considered.

Haaland Career Goals

Since Haalan moved to Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund, the Norwegian has netted 80 competitive goals for this club. This places him at position 3 of players with the most number of goals. Only two football players in the European to 5 leagues are ahead of him: Robert Lewandowski of the club Bayern Munich (122 goals), and Kylian Mbappe of PSG (89 goals). He is in third position after appearing in 88 games only.

Haalan has also broken several records during his time at Dortmund. When the Norwegian made his debut for Dortmund on January 18, 2020, he helped his side win 3-1 against FC Augsburg at WWK ARENA. He had just came off the bench. He would later score a hat trick within the first 23 minutes when he made he played for the club for the first time on Bundesliga to help his club win 5-3.

After playing 25 Bundesliga matches only, he had scored 25 goals, making him the fastest footballer to do so in the Europe’s top 5 leagues.

Haaland Soccer Player

Born in Leeds, United Kingdom, Haaland is a professional soccer player currently playing for the Borussia Dortmund club. He was born on July 21, 2000, making him 21 years old as of 2022. As we have mentioned in the beginning, he is set to move to Manchester City at the end of June, 2022. The Norwegian also plays for the Norway football team.

Haaland Transfer News

One of the biggest transfer news in the football scenes right now is that of Erling Braut Haaland leaving Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund. The young striker is heading to English Premier League. He is being signed by Manchester City, which has already given official statement on his transfer confirming the deal. Manchester City made the announcement on May 10, 2022 that they had already agreed with the striker and will be signing the deal once his £51.2m (€60m) release clause is activated. According to the English Premier League Club, the transfer should be concluded by July 1, 2022.

Haaland FIFA 22

Haaland comes from Norway and is currently signed by Borussia Dortmund in Bundesliga 1. Germany 1. The Norwegian football player rating is 88 and his potential is 94. The striker is 21 years old and his position is ST. Haaland FIFA 22 is Left-footed, and has 3 Week Foot and 3 Skill moves. The player’s weight is 207lbs and his height is 6 feet 4 inches.

Haaland Man City

Man City has made a calculated move by signing Haaland. Even though the likes of Barcelona and real Madrid were all interested in signing him, the renowned striker choose to go to Manchester City.

According to reports, the reason the Norwegian national chose Man City is that he has close ties with Alfie, his father, who represented the English Premier League club for 3 years. Also, the prospect of playing alongside Phil Foden and Kevin De Bruyne, as well as working with Pep Guardiola really excited him.