ERLING HAALAND donned a pair of Leeds United shorts as he signed autographs for followers yesterday.
The Norway worldwide has been linked with a complete host of golf equipment this summer time – though Marcelo Bielsa’s aspect aren’t certainly one of them.
Erling Haaland wore a pair of Leeds United shorts as he signed autographs
The Borussia Dortmund star swapped shirts with Leeds favorite Stuart Dallas earlier this 12 monthsCredit score: Pacemaker
However Haaland is keen on the Whites, having been born in Leeds himself.
He was born when dad Alf-Inge was based mostly within the Yorkshire metropolis whereas enjoying his soccer at Elland Street.
Alf-Inge would quickly transfer on to Manchester Metropolis, however it’s Leeds that seem near Erling’s coronary heart.
He has made no secret of his fondness for his hometown group, having stated as a 16-year-old in 2017: “I need to be the absolute best.
“The dream is to win the Premier League with Leeds.”
After Norway’s conflict with Northern Eire final 12 months Haaland swapped shirts with Leeds favourite Stuart Dallas.
He stated: “I feel he is a superb participant and the very best participant on the market immediately.”
And talking of the swap, Dallas instructed talkSPORT: “It in all probability didn’t look too good. I believed he meant inside, however he shouted at me and requested to do it now.
“We did it after which he leaned into me and stated, ‘Marching on collectively!’
“It was a bit unusual. I’ve recognized the Leeds connection along with his father and it was good he needed my shirt.”
Haaland has been strongly linked with a transfer to the Premier League, with Chelsea particularly stated to be readying a huge bid.
However the participant himself is comfortable at Dortmund, and future membership chief Sebastian Kehl insisted earlier this week that Haaland can be remaining with the club for at the least one other season.
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