Erling Braut Haaland, scoring a goal against the Brugge


Erling Braut Haaland: The striker who needs the FC Barcelona

Published:6/11/2020 - 02:16h

Updated:6/11/2020 - 02:16h

With only 20 years old, Erling Braut Haaland already is one of the best strikers of Europe. He has the profile of player that needs the FC Barcelona

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Since it gave beginning the past season 2019-20 until the day of today, Erling Braut Haaland has contested 50 meetings, annotating 54 so many. The Norwegian forward has a high degree of confidence when defining, besides the form in that it protects the balloon surprises to all the one who sees it play. With so only 20 years of age is amazing the capacity that has, such seem to be exactly what needs the FC Barcelona.

In the RB Salzburgo, to the age of 19 years added 29 goals in 27 parties played. Likewise in the six parties of phase of groups of the UEFA Champions League, marked 8 goals to teams like Liverpool, Naples and Genk. Later, his high level moved to Germany with the Borussia Dortmund.

To the moment in that it arrived, caused uncertainty on keeping the same performance in a league of so high level like the Bundesliga, but the doubts disappeared in his première in front of the Augsburg, in where it annotated a 'hat-trick', from there has gone back a goleador imparable, marking 26 times in 28 parties contested with an average of a goal by party.

In the present edition of the Champions League, the forward has marked four goals in three duels, awarding 38 good passes and 9 balloons recovered. The hymn of the UCL seems to be the favourite for the Norwegian, so much so any player had needed less split to arrive to his goals.

The Barça of Bartomeu refused to Haaland

It fits to stand out that the current figure of the Borussia Dortmund was refused by the FC Barcelona in the period in which Josep María Bartomeu was at the top like president of the club, as it went out to the light that could fichar to the Norwegian forward before exploding in the Network Bull Salzsburg, but did not want to it due to the fact that "it did not have profile for the team blaugrana".

Ariedo Braida, the one who went adviser of the international football in the FC Barcelona, conceded an interview in which it revealed that Haaland was refused: "I was observing players and aimed a lot of names in my diary, like Haaland, of the Borussia Dortmund, when it still played in the Salzburgo. But in the club said me that no, that did not have the profile Barça".

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