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Wednesday 29 March 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# ERLING Haaland

Last month
March 2023
# Reaction
Guardiola laughs off Haaland substitution, recalls Julia Roberts 'disappointment'
The Manchester City striker was withdrawn one goal short of a double hat-trick against RB Leipzig.
# World Class
Sterling Haaland scores 5 of 7 as Man City storm into Champions League last 8
The Norway international set up a comfortable evening for Pep Guardiola’s side.
This year
# Manchester Evening News
Haaland faces fitness test before Arsenal showdown, Rashford hailed as one of Europe's best
The prolific Norway striker was withdrawn at half-time of Manchester City’s win over Aston Villa.
# Battle
Haaland hat-trick shouldn't take gloss off a stirring Nathan Collins display
Manchester City cruise to win over Wolves as they close gap on Arsenal to two points, while Ireland defender faces relegation battle.
Last year
# Prolific
Erling Haaland's 27th goal of the season not enough as Man City suffer title setback
Pep Guardiola’s side were left frustrated by Everton.
# Getting there
Two-goal Haaland 'not at his best' due to injury, says Guardiola
The Norway striker scored twice in a 3-1 win against Leeds on Wednesday.
# absent friends
Missing XI: The best players not at the 2022 World Cup
Erling Haaland and some of the other stars you won’t see in Qatar.
# red hot
'I didn’t expect it this good' - Haaland stunned by prolific goalscoring form
The Norwegian has hit a remarkable 23 goals in just 17 appearances for Man City.
# Comeback Kid
Erling Haaland set to make his Manchester City comeback against Fulham
Haaland has been forced to sit out the last two games with injury and illness.
# Slight Worry
Haaland fitness for Leicester clash in doubt after 'exhausted' Man City draw with Dortmund
The Norwegian picked up a knock during his side’s meeting with Borussia Dortmund last night.
# Wrap
Messi stars as PSG hit 7, Man City kept scoreless on Haaland's return
A draw with Pep Guardiola’s side was enough to see Dortmund progress to the knockout stages.
# Potential
Dortmund's stellar teenage trio aiming to eclipse Haaland
Jude Bellingham, Gio Reyna and Youssoufa Moukoko have lit up the Bundesliga this season.
# difference maker
Pep Guardiola left speechless by Erling Haaland’s heroics
The prolific Norwegian struck twice to help beat Brighton.
# Prolific
Imperious Haaland scores 17th goal in 11 matches as Man City prevail
Elsewhere, Everton comfortably overcame Crystal Palace.
# main man
'I’ve been really surprised at his mentality' – Pep Guardiola hails Erling Haaland’s impact
Manchester City striker Haaland has scored 20 goals in 13 appearances for the club.
# indepth
'Fraggle Rock, a father's tears and Lesley the Viking' - A weekend at Manchester City
The42 visited the Premier League champions to watch Ireland’s Gavin Bazunu face Erling Haaland up close with Southampton. But that was only part of the story.
# on fire
'Never saw a striker with that ambition towards the goal' - Praise continues for Haaland
The Manchester City striker has made a major impact since his arrival.
# Pep Talk
Pep Guardiola laughs as Erling Haaland has to settle for just one goal
Haaland had scored hat-tricks in his last three home league games.
# talking point
Why Man City's beautiful brilliance is bad for football
Pep Guardiola’s side were far too good for their biggest rivals last weekend.
# Dominant
Guardiola denies rumours of Real Madrid release clause for Haaland
Guardiola said there was no truth to the reports.
# Peerless
'At his age, no one can compete with him' - Guardiola
The manager has heaped praise on in-form Erling Haaland.
# International Friendlies
Ireland to play Norway and Malta in November
Two fixtures have been announced for Stephen Kenny’s side today.
# talking point
Erling Haaland battle will be the latest test of Nathan Collins' true potential
As one of Ireland’s brightest hopes faces the most devastating striker in the Premier League, just how high is the Leixlip native’s glass ceiling?
# level up
'Exceptional' Haaland will get even better, says Guardiola
The Norwegian has scored 13 goals in just nine appearances since joining Manchester City over the summer.
# can't stop won't stop
Haaland haunts Dortmund as Manchester City come from behind
Jude Bellingham had given Dortmund the lead 11 minutes into the second half.
# Old stomping ground
Guardiola expects Haaland to be even better for Dortmund reunion
The sensational Norwegian will meet his former club when the sides face off in the Champions League.
# right timing
Haaland's future 'became a dressing room burden', says Dortmund's Kehl
“The timing of the transfer was the right one for both sides.”
# on fire
Even more to come from Erling Haaland, says Kevin De Bruyne
The prolific Norway striker scored twice in Manchester City’s 4-0 Champions League win over Sevilla.
# looking the part
Erling Haaland has the quality to be an all-time Man City great – Pep Guardiola
The 22-year-old bagged a 26-minute first-half treble against Nottingham Forest on Wednesday.
# hit for six
Haaland bags another hat-trick as City rout Nottingham Forest
The Norwegian has now scored nine Premier League goals in five games.
# Beast Mode
Haaland hat-trick sees Man City come from 2-0 down to beat Crystal Palace
Haaland’s second-half treble earned City all three points.
# Patience
'Before the game against Liverpool, he didn’t play 90 minutes for several months' - Guardiola
The Man City manager has vowed not to overuse Erling Haaland ahead of the World Cup.
# Pep Talk
'Incredible' Haaland has silenced his early doubters, claims City boss Guardiola
Haaland had faced some criticism for his underwhelming performance in the Community Shield defeat to Liverpool last weekend.
# Off the Mark
Haaland scores twice to get Manchester City up and running at West Ham
The €60million summer signing scored what are likely to be the first of many goals for the champions.
# talking point
Will the gamble of buying Erling Haaland backfire for Man City?
The Norwegian striker is unlike any other forwards City have signed,
# Premier League
I can get better at everything – Erling Haaland keen to reach next level at City
The Norway star reckons there is more to come from him in Manchester.
# Pre-Season
Erling Haaland opens Man City account with debut goal in Bayern friendly
In Florida, Gabriel Jesus scored his fourth goal in three games as Arsenal beat Chelsea 4-0.
# Target
Dortmund set to secure €31 million deal for Haaland's replacement
Ajax forward Sebastien Haller flew to Germany on Thursday to complete a medical.
# Braut
‘Proud day’ for Erling Haaland as he completes £51.1m move to Manchester City
The Norway striker has signed a five-year contract at the Etihad Stadium.
# Potential
Dortmund sign 20-year-old Germany international as Haaland's replacement
Karim Adeyemi completed a medical on Tuesday.