ORn area predator. Erling, the ‘Incredible’, Haaland is a pure ‘9’, a killer. A beast with the ball. A player, also a guarantee. Because wherever he goes he takes with him the most precious thing: the goal. Manchester City is what he wants, rather what he needs. So has been made with the services of the Norwegian striker. Without a doubt, a luxury reinforcement. Just what you need. The piece that completes the ‘citizen’ puzzle.
One piece of information is enough to show what he can bring to his new team. Despite the burden of injuries, this season has lost 16 games with Borussia Dortmund, Haaland destroys scoring records of any of the City players. The Norwegian has scored 28 goals in 29 games in all competitions (an average of almost one per duel), while Riyadh Mahrezthe top scorer of Pep Guardiola’s team, accumulates so far 24 goals in 44 games. The difference is obvious.
Live in a box
Although it has speed and mobilitylooks for the uncheck and goes on the counterattack, drives the ball with precision, Haaland, pure power, is a player who lives in the area, the box, the plot of grass in which a ‘9’ has to function, what it is. The image shown below is very illustrative. As can be seen, most of his shots (77) this campaign in the Bundesliga they have been from inside the area.
His shots in the Bundesliga
Where do Haaland’s goals come in?
The Norwegian’s success rate in front of goal is quite high. The shots from below stuck to the sticks are, in your case, the most effective. This 21-22 campaign, most of his goals have come through those areas of the goal. Haaland has scored 12 goals on one side and seven on the other.
A goal per game
Haaland’s numbers are available to very few. His average scorer, not only this season, but in recent years, is close to the goal per game. This campaign, to give more data, has marked in eight games in a row (four in the Bundesliga, three with Norway qualifying for the World Cup and one in the Champions League) in which he scored 13 goals. His streak lasted from August 27 to October 16, 2021 and served to sign a simply spectacular start to the season.
The numbers of his last seasons
Records in the Champions
Erling Haaland is a record breaker… also in the Champions League. The Norwegian was top scorer of the competition in the 2020-21 season with ten points. despite falling eliminated in the quarterfinals, The Dortmund striker scored two more goals than Mbappé and four more than Giroud, who was proclaimed champion of the tournament.
His scoring average in the top continental competition, in which he has participated with RB Salzburg and Borussia Dortmund, is even better: more than one goal per game. Haaland has played 19 games and has left his mark on 23 goals. Tremendous.
The attacker also He is the fastest player to reach 20 goals in the Champions League. He only needed 14 games… 10 less than the second, Harry Kane. Cristiano Ronaldothe all-time top scorer in the competition, it took 56 games to get to that number.
As one day the myth said Karl-Heinz RummeniggeHaaland is “a beast”. An killer for the present and the future citizen.