My main aim is to help the team win trophies, says Erling Haaland

The Norwegian was welcomed by an estimated 10,000 City supporters at the new signing welcome event at the Etihad on Sunday.

“Hopefully I can bring some more quality and trophies. With me as a striker, I want to have fun. When I have fun, I score goals and enjoy playing. I need to smile a lot. Hopefully,” Haaland was quoted by the official website. of Manchester City.

The son of former City player Alfie, who signed almost 22 years ago today, Haaland Jr. is widely regarded as one of Europe’s best strikers and has a stellar following after impressive spells at Molde FK, Red Bull Salzburg and With goal scoring reputation comes the club. Dortmund.

On his rapid progress as a player, Haaland was asked if he felt he was ahead of the progress in his career so far.

“It was a big step for Moulde, Salzburg, Dortmund and now City. I’m thinking about a lot of things every time. I’ve signed a five-year deal, so we have to start from there. We’re doing everything. I’m totally on the move. I have a nice little team around me. I have really good friends from my hometown,” he said.

Asked what City fans should expect, he said: “A player who smiles a lot. Works a lot and enjoys the game a lot. Like I’ve been doing my entire career, I enjoy every moment.” Will try to enjoy and not think too much.. They push me when they should push me and stop when I should stop. I have a really good team.”

The Norwegian goal-machine also revealed that playing against City when he was a Borussia Dortmund player proved to be an enlightening experience.

“I played against City, and you see something on TV, but when you actually watch it it’s completely different,” he said.

“I didn’t touch the ball for 25 minutes! I was like, ‘Please stop playing Gundogan Tiki-Taka!’ It’s a different level from the way City creates opportunities. I want to be a part of it.”

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