Since the pandemic period, the football universe has heard the name, Erling Haaland numerous times. The young footballer has been a complete goal machine and is unstoppable. If we calculate his goals and matches since 2020, the number of goals scored by him will be greater than the number of matches that he has played. Having him in the striker position is a blessing, and he is one of the top players to win multiple Ballon d’Ors in his football career. So let’s not wait any longer and know about the Norwegian striker.
The Norwegian striker was born on July 21, 2000, and currently, he is 23 years old. Yes! He is just 23 years old and is compared to one of the greats in football. Well, he started playing football at the age of five, when he joined the Bryne Youth Football Club.
After learning and playing for more than 10 seasons, he got a chance to play for the senior team. At that time, he was just 15 years old, when he made his professional career debut. Since then, he has proven himself, and currently, he is one of the best strikers in the world.
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We all know Haaland is a tall guy, and there are many questions regarding his height. He is 1.94 meters tall, which is around 6 feet 4 inches. Being a tall player, we have seen him score header goals several times, often during corner kicks.
The Norwegian footballer has represented several clubs in his football career of close to a decade. Here are his stats:
|Bryne and Bryne 2||2015- 2017||30||18||3|
|Molde and Molde 2||2017-2019||51||20||6|
|Red Bull Salzburg||2019-2020||27||29||7|
|Norway National Team||2019-present||28||27||3|
Salary and Contract
Erling Haaland is one of the highest-paid players in the English Premier League. He has an annual salary of £19,500,000, which means his weekly salary is £375,000. The striker is the second-highest-paid player in Manchester City’s history. His contract with the club will expire in 2026, and he is definitely going to sign an extension contract with the club.
Erling Haaland is dating Isabel Haugseng Johansen, who was spotted after City won the UEFA Champions League. Well, they have been dating each other for a long time, and as per sources, they are soon going to get engaged.
Alf-Inge Haaland is Erling Haaland’s father. He is a former Norwegian footballer who played in the midfield and right-back positions. He also represented five different clubs in his professional career. Alf-Inge Haaland represented Nottingham Forest, Leeds United, Manchester City, Bryne FK, and Roseland BK. Collectively, he has made a total of 228 appearances and scored 19 goals throughout his professional career.