Facts of Erling Braut Haaland
|Full Name:||Erling Braut Haaland|
|Birth Place:||Leeds, Vereinigtes Königreich|
|Father's Name:||Alf-Inge Rasdal|
|Height / How tall? :||6 feet 4 inches (1.93m)|
|Salary:||150,000 euros per week|
|Net Worth:||10 million euro|
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Erling Haaland is a Norwegian soccer striker who began playing for the Austrian Football Bundesliga club Red Bull Salzburg in 2019. He was named the 2018 Eliteserien Breakthrough Player of the Year. In addition, Erling Haaland won the Golden Boot Award at the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
- 1 What is Erling Haaland Famous For?
- 2 Erling Haaland: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
- 3 All About Erling Haaland’s Football career
- 4 Current Club
- 5 Erling Haaland: Net Worth
- 6 Is Erling Haaland married? Wife, Children, Marriage
- 7 Erling Haaland: Height, Weight, Eye Color
- 8 Is Erling Haaland active on social media?
- 9 Did you Know?
What is Erling Haaland Famous For?
- Is a Norwegian Football Player
- Won the Golden Boot Award in 2019
Erling Haaland: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
Erling Haaland was born on the 21st of July 2000 in Leeds, Vereinigtes Königreich. His birth name is Erling Braut Haaland. He was born to father Alf-Inge Rasdal who is an ex-player, and also serves as his son’s agent. Erling’s major influential figure behind his young career is his father.
He lived most of his life in Norway after his father, who is also a professional football player, retired to his hometown. He grew up with Astor, his elder brother, and Gabrielle, his younger sister in Bryne, a city in Norway.
Haaland was interested in football since his childhood. In addition, he participated in different sporting activities like handball, golf, and athletics. In 2006, he was registered in Bryne Fotballklubb, a local academic club in his hometown.
All About Erling Haaland’s Football career
When he was 15 years old, he made his debut into the beautiful game. Bryne Fotballklubb gave him this golden opportunity and Haaland kept on producing outstanding football skills. In 2017, football scouts in Molde brought him out of his comfort zone in Bryne into Norway’s first league.
At Molde, he learned the ropes of top-flight professional football as he trained with the club’s first team. After a year, he arrived at the top Norwegian club, made his debut performance, and registered a goal in the same match.
In addition, he was awarded the Eliteserien Breakthrough of the Year for the same season.
Likewise, many top European clubs like Juventus and Leverkusen tried to sign the young prodigy, but the talented player was not interested in big names. Later, he made a move to RB Salzburg in August 2018, where he would get more playing time and the chance of proving his worth.
By July 2019, he had registered his first hat-trick for the top Austrian club, and also after one month, he scored another hat-trick and kept on scoring. Also, his goal in a Champions League game against Napoli made him the only teen to score one goal in 4 consecutive games.
Currently, Erling has scored eleven goals already for Dortmund. Similarly, on the international stage, the talented player started playing for the senior team on the 5th of September, 2019. Although, he had featured for Norway’s youth team from the U15 to U21 level.
It was a rumor that he received an invitation to play for the Three Lions team. Even though he was valued at 45 million euros in January 2020, the buy-out clause in his deal with Salzburg was straightforward: any interested club must pay 20 million to the Austrian Bundesliga club to get the striker.
Erling is currently playing for Borussia Dortmund in the German Bundesliga.
Erling Haaland: Net Worth
His transfer was sealed with a 21 million euros deal that would expire by 2024. Currently, Erling Haaland Dortmund’s salary is 150,000 euros per week and his net worth is around $10 million euro.
Is Erling Haaland married? Wife, Children, Marriage
Erling is currently living his single life. Also, there is no rumor regarding his love life. He is currently busy with his career.
Erling Haaland: Height, Weight, Eye Color
He has a height of 6 ft. 4 inches and has an athletic type of body with a weight of 87 kg. Also, he has blonde hair and grey eyes.
He has 3.4 million followers on Instagram and around 221k followers on Twitter, but he does not seem to be active on Facebook.
Did you Know?
- He is the first player to score 9 goals in their first 6 Bundesliga games in Bundesliga history.
- He scored nine goals in the last group game at the World Cup 2019 in Poland against Honduras for the U20 of Norway.