Manchester City has confirmed today the signing of Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund.
The 21-year-old will join the Club on 1 July after closing a five-year deal that keeps him at the Etihad Stadium until the summer of 2027.
The son of former City player Alfie, who signed almost 22 years ago to the day, Haaland junior is widely regarded as one of Europe’s best strikers and arrives at the Club with a formidable goalscoring reputation following impressive spells at Molde FK, Red Bull Salzburg, and Dortmund.
A 21-cap Norwegian international, Haaland scored 86 goals in 89 games in two-and-a-half seasons with the Black and Yellows, winning the German Cup and the Bundesliga Player of the Season award in 2020-2021.
"This is a proud day for me and my family, I want to score goals, win trophies and improve as a footballer and I am confident I can do that here”, the player stated after completing his move.