Erling Haaland – Wiki: Age, Height and More
Erling Haaland is a Norwegian soccer player and has been with Borussia Dortmund since January 2020.
Erling Haaland was born on 21 July 2000 in Leeds, England. His father, footballer Alf-Inge Halland, recently moved to Manchester City from Leeds United. Earling Halland followed in his father’s footsteps at an early age: in his childhood and youth, he played for Bryne FK football club in Brynn in southwest Norway. Even then he was deemed dangerous. He played in both U16, U19 and Bryne teams. In 2016 he completed 16 appearances in the championship for the first men’s team in the Norwegian 1st division. He made his professional football debut on 12 May 2016 at the age of 15.
In February 2017, Norway’s first division team, Molde FK, recruited the young player. Haaland signed a contract until 31 December 2019. In 2017, he played 14 matches in the championship and scored two goals. In the UEFA youth league, he reached the playoffs with the U-19 national team from the club itself.
In January 2019, Erling Haaland moved to Austria: Since then he has played for Bundesliga FC Red Bull Salzburg and signed a contract until June 2023. In the 2018/19 season, he only used twice in the Bundesliga and scored one goal. He secured a double with the club in the spring and won championships and trophies.
The following season Erling Haaland achieved her international breakthrough: Only between the second and seventh matches of the 2019/20 season she scored eleven goals and became a regular. He scored three goals in his first Champions League match against KRC Genk. In Austria, he was named Player of the Year in December 2019. The striker scored 28 goals in 22 competitive matches for Salzburg.
In early 2020, Haaland then moved to Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund in Germany. He signed a contract in January 2020 – valid until 30 June 2024.
Erling Haaland is also a member of the Norwegian national team. In 2015 he was under 15 years old for the national team on the field. Then he also played for the U16, U17, U18, U19, U20 and U21 national teams.