Haaland says he is proud of his move to Manchester City

LONDON: The star Norwegian Erling Haaland confirmed his feeling of pride in the club Manchester City, completing an agreement to sign him from Borussia Dortmund. And Manchester City, English Premier League champions, announced last May that they have reached an agreement with Borussia Dortmund on the termination clause of the player’s contract, worth 51.1 million pounds (62.9 million dollars). . Halland, 21, has signed a five-year contract with Manchester City and will officially join the team coached by Pep Guardiola on 1 July next. Haaland, son of Alf Inge Haaland, who played for Manchester City from 2000 to 2003, is one of the most important stars of the moment, scoring 86 goals in 89 games in two and a half seasons with Borussia Dortmund. “It’s a proud day for me and my family,” said Haaland. I have always watched Manchester City and have loved them in recent seasons. “” You are impressed with their style of play, the performance is thrilling and the team creates many chances, “he added, in comments published by the British news agency.” BA Media. ”He added:“ The team includes many world-class players and Pep is one of the best coaches ever, so I think I’m in the right and right place to achieve my ambition. ”He continued:“ I want to score goals, winning trophies and growing as a footballer, and I’m sure I can achieve that here. It’s a big step for me and I can’t wait to start preparing for the season. ” (Dpa)