Erling Haaland was close to arriving at Chelsea and for this reason the signing was not possible

Erling Braut Haaland has become a great “jewel” in the Premier League, Well, he has done impressive things since he arrived at the Manchester City and his goalscoring nose has been present on several occasions.

Manchester City managed to sign the Norwegian striker, who has been winning over the Citizens’ fans. However, this Monday it was revealed that Todd Boehly, Chelsea owner, had it on his wish list.

After buying at Chelsea, Boehly had the objective of breaking the market with a great signing, so names like Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar, but one of the biggest wishes was to get Erling Haaland.

In the podcast ‘Here We Go’ by journalist Fabrizio Romano, an expert in signings, he reported that Boehly I wanted to sign him to get to the London team.

Todd Boehly is the new owner of Chelsea)

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Why didn’t Haaland come to Chelsea?

The reason why Haaland didn’t get to Chelsea it was because the processes for naming Todd Boehly as the new owner of Chelsea were late and those of Etihad Stadium They took advantage of the situation to go ahead and sign the Norwegian.

Haaland adds 14 goals in the nine games he has played with the Manchester City. 11 in the Premier League and 3 in the Champions League.

Haaland will seek to win the Champions League with Manchester City

The arrival of Erling Haaland al Manchester City put an end to speculation about the Norwegian’s fate for the following season and with his arrival at the Citizens the demands will be even greater than those I had in the Dortmund where he left an impeccable scoring record.

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Under the command of Guardiolathe sole purpose of City will focus on winning Champions League that they have been denied in recent seasons since the multimillion-dollar investments arrived from the City Football Group, so with an elite striker it will be difficult to make excuses for not placing an ‘Orejona’ in the institution’s showcases.

Erling Haaland with Manchester City shirt

Erling Haaland with Manchester City shirt


This is not the beginning of the relationship Haaland cwith the Citizens since the Norwegian has decided to sign for City, in addition to the money, because of his love for the team he has supported since he was a child and to return to the city where he lived the first years of his life.

In addition, this will be the second time that the shirt of the Manchester City wear the last name Haaland in the back then his father, Alf-Inge Haaland tHe also played for the team between 2000 and until his retirement from the courts in 2003 due to an injury caused by Roy Keane, so this new stage will be a revenge for the Norwegian striker’s family.

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