ALL POSTS TAGGED "erling-haaland"

Leagues: EPL

/ 8 days ago

Haaland scores hat-trick as Man City thrash Wolves

Erling Haaland scored his fourth hattrick of the season as Manchester City thrashed a helpless Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-0 at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday evening. The Norwegian striker now has 25 goals in 19 Premier League appearances, already surpassing the tally of the highest goal scorer from last season. Dominating performance Pep Guardiola’s men […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 10 days ago

Mahrez stars as City manage incredible Spurs comeback

Manchester City came back from a two-goal deficit to defeat Spurs on Thursday. The hosts completed the comeback thanks to four second half goals, two by Riyad Mahrez. Tottenham entered the halftime break with a lead, but eventually fell 4-2 on the night. Although City dominated the early stages, they could not muster much of […]

Chelsea

/ 31 days ago

Frank Lampard tried to sign Erling Haaland for Chelsea

Former Chelsea coach Frank Lampard has revealed he previously tried signing superstar Erling Haaland. Lampard apparently made the approach for the striker in 2019, when he was in his first season as Blues boss. Haaland was with RB Salzburg at the time. Ultimately, Borussia Dortmund won the race to sign the star in January of […]

Erling Haaland

/ 32 days ago

Haaland nets brace in Man City win over Leeds

Manchester City beat Leeds United 3-1 on Wednesday thanks to goals from Erling Haaland and Rodri. Haaland is certainly familiar with the home side as he was born in Leeds when his father played for the club. The Norwegian is also well aware of the Leeds manager. Jesse Marsch previously coached Haaland during a spell […]

League Cup

/ 38 days ago

Man City advance in Carabao Cup after beating Liverpool

Manchester City booked their place in the Carabao Cup quarterfinals on Thursday night by beating Liverpool, 3-2. It was a thrilling match involving five different goal-scorers. However, it was City's midfield maestro, Kevin De Bruyne, who ran the show. Prior to the match, tensions were high between the two clubs. In fact, both teams, along […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 78 days ago

Winter World Cup could create an unpredictable Premier League

Fans of upsets, drama and intrigue will relish the thought that a winter World Cup could create an unpredictable Premier League Of all the stories that fans of the English Premier League like to tell ourselves, it’s the one about its unpredictable nature that you’ll hear most. We relish in rolling out phrases like ‘anyone […]

Erling Haaland

/ 85 days ago

Haaland says penalty was one of 'most nervous moments of his life'

Manchester City beat Fulham at home 2-1 on Saturday. A win for the reigning Premier League champions against a newly-promoted team may not be a massive surprise. However, City had to play a man down for over 65 minutes in the match. Joao Cancelo was sent off after fouling a Fulham player inside the box. […]

Erling Haaland

/ 93 days ago

Haaland injury update from Guardiola after City win

Manchester City beat Leicester City 1-0 on Saturday to move top of the table. The lone goal in the game came from a brilliant free kick by star midfielder Kevin De Bruyne. Despite the victory, the league leaders did not exactly look very comfortable throughout the match. Saturday was the first Premier League match of […]

Erling Haaland

/ 100 days ago

Haaland could be first £1 billion player says agent

Erling Haaland has been an absolute sensation since his arrival to Manchester City this summer. The Norway international move to Manchester from Borussia Dortmund after just a year-and-a-half in Germany. After netting a brace in City's 3-1 victory against Brighton on Saturday, Haaland now has an unfathomable 22 goals in just 14 total matches this […]

Cristiano Ronaldo

/ 115 days ago

Kylian Mbappé leads Forbes list of highest-paid soccer players

Kylian Mbappé overtook Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest-paid soccer player on the planet, according to Forbes. The annual list claims the French superstar earns about $128 million for the current campaign. The staggering total is the company’s record for their annual list. Mbappé just signed a massive new contract early this summer. […]

Erling Haaland

/ 115 days ago

Guardiola claims there is no Real Madrid clause for Erling Haaland

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has dismissed claims that superstar striker Erling Haaland has a special release clause for Real Madrid. Earlier reports out of Spain suggested that Los Blancos have a specific option to sign the forward before any other team. Guardiola rejected these claims following his team’s 5-0 demolition of Copenhagen on Wednesday. […]