Erling Braut Haaland is a Norwegian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Norway national team. A prolific goalscorer, Haaland is recognised for his pace, athleticism and strength, earning him the nickname, ‘The Terminator’ by many of his admirers.
In may 2019, Norway hammered Honduras 12-0 at the Under-20 FIFA World Cup on Thursday, with Erling Braut Haaland on the scoresheet an incredible nine times.
The forward is the son of former Norway, Manchester City and Leeds United midfielder Alf-Inge Haaland and he capitalised to great effect in a game where Honduras ended up with nine men
Erling Braut Håland (18) versus Honduras at the #U20WC:
⚽ Scored in 7th min
⚽ Scored in 20th min
⚽ Scored in 36th min
⚽ Scored in 43rd min
⚽ Scored in 50th min
⚽ Scored in 67th min
⚽ Scored in 77th min
⚽ Scored in 88th min
⚽ Scored in 90th min
HAT-TRICK OF HAT-TRICKS.
Per the FIFA website, the 12-goal win is the biggest in the history of the competition.
Unsurprisingly, Haaland’s haul of nine goals is also a record, comfortably surpassing the six scored by Adailton in the 10-3 win registered by Brazil against South Korea in 1997.
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The Norway international, who is considered as one of the hottest prospects in the world, is being linked with an array of clubs ahead of the summer window opening in a few months time.
Amongst them are Chelsea, who have reportedly been tracking Haaland’s developments over the last few months in preparation for launching a move for the 20-year-old this summer.