Manchester City Finally Sign Top Striker Erling Haaland

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Manchester City on Tuesday afternoon announced the high profile signing of 21-year-old striker Erling Haaland from German Bundesliga football club Borussia Dortmund.

The Norwegian striker for Dortmund the and the Norway national team had a medical at his new English Premier League  club on Monday.

City triggered the €75 million (£63m/$81m) release clause to bring the 1,94 m tall Haaland to the Etihad Stadium.

Haaland’s dad Alfie played as a right-back or midfielder for City two decades ago.

Real Madrid, Barcelona and Bayern Munich were all linked with the prolific striker, whose return for Dortmund was 85 goals in 88 games.

Haaland will join City on 1 July 2022 and is reportedly agreed wages of €400 000 a week.