On 10 May 2022, Manchester City announced the signing of Borussia Dortmund forward Erling Haaland for a fee of £51 million. With a buzz around the Etihad and huge anticipation of the Norwegians’ arrival, City’s new shooter has shared a photo of himself in a Manchester City kit.
With the transfer window now open, it’s only a matter of time before Haaland is revealed to City supporters. Today’s dynamic striker gave us a glimpse of what’s to come.
Pep’s latest addition will follow in the footsteps of his father (Alf-Inge Haaland), as seen in his recent sentimental Twitter post.
As well as the opportunity to win trophies under a manager like Pep Guardiola, this post may shed some light on Haalands’ motives behind choosing City, after all, every club able to sign was interested. It seems that Haaland has been a “Burger” for over the past month.
Scroll to continue
Erling Haaland has climbed the football ladder to become an elite European striker in a staggering amount of time, breaking records left, right and center.
Amazingly, the number ‘9’ has scored 37 goals in 30 games this season, including 29 goals. Scoring goals is Haaland’s bread and butter, the thought of him doing that in a City shirt next year is a frightening prospect.
Read more Manchester City coverage