Erling Haaland: Everything you need to know about Man City’s New Signing


Erling Haaland a Norwegian who was born in Leeds is just 21. But has talent so big that Manchester City have agreed to buy him for £51million and pay him £385,000 a week.

Erling Haaland Height & NickName

A 6ft 4in “Viking” who broke the world record for long jump at the age of 5 is the Premier League’s newest major signing. Because of his goal scoring prowess, some of his millions of social media followers in Germany dubbed him The Terminator. Erling’s first club dubbed him “Manchild” because he was so tall for his age.

Young Erling sealed his place in history for the longest standing long jump

In January 2006, Erling broke the world record for the longest standing long jump by leaping 1.63 meters. A TV station caught him sprinting 60 meters in just 6.64 seconds in a 2020 game for his current club Borussia Dortmund. A performance that would have qualified him for the World Championship athletics indoor final in 2018.

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Erling Haaland Girlfriend

He is single after apparently breaking up with his lover when he moved to Germany as a youngster from Norway. “I sleep with the five balls for each hat-trick I’ve scored,” he quipped to Norwegian newspaper Dagblade at the time. I’m lying in bed, content with them. Every day, I glance at them. They are my female companions.” During the lockdown, the young star was compassionate, assuring his internet fans. “If you’re feeling extra worried these days, you are not alone.”

Erling Haaland gets through a whopping 4,000 calories a day

Although he enjoys fast food, his personal chef ensures that he follows a healthy diet and consumes around 4,000 calories each day. Though he strives to stick to a rigorous diet, he recently admitted that kebab is his favorite cuisine, albeit a rare treat.

“I enjoy kebabs a lot. He exclaimed, “I adore it.” “But that doesn’t mean I eat it every day.” In my hometown, I eat it a couple of times a year. Despite the fact that I almost seldom eat it, it remains my favorite food.”

Josh King, has made fun of his eating habits. He told former player Ben Foster’s wife. “He’s just a weirdo.” “I’ve never seen somebody consume as much food as he does.” He’s bulking up. Yeah, he’s shredded but I don’t know, he just eats like a bear. He’s such a nice guy.”

Erling Haaland Stats of Achievements 

He initially gained international news in May 2019. When he scored nine goals and a hat-trick of hat-tricks in Norway’s 12-0 win against Honduras at the Under 20 World Cup. Erling scored ten goals in four Champions League games, the fastest in competition history. His ninth and tenth Champions League goals of the season set a new mark for a player in Europe’s top league in his first season. When he scored three goals in RB Salzburg’s 6-2 win over Genk earlier this season he became the youngest player in Champions League history to score a hat-trick before halftime.

Wrapping Up!

Although Erling has been playing in the German league since he gained massive popularity. Lets see if he will be able to gain some of the point for Manchester City as being a foward as Premier League is one of the most competitive leagues in the entire world.

Martin is a sports enthusiast and loves to write about trending events globally. He has also been selected for one of the FIFA World Cup Volunteering in 2014. Moreover, he loves to watch TV Shows and is a die hard Kobe Bryant Fan!