Reports: Haaland has decided to move to Manchester City

Düsseldorf: News said today, Monday, that Norway’s Erling Haaland, the attacking star of Borussia Dortmund, informed his club who will leave the team at the end of the season to move to Manchester City. And the “Sky” television network and the news portal “The Athletic” reported that Manchester City chief executive Ferran Soriano informed his Borussia Dortmund counterpart Hans-Joachim Watzke that the club would have activated the severity clause in Haaland’s contract, which is worth 75 million euros (78.9 million dollars). It was not immediately possible to reach a comment from Dortmund, but Sebastian Keil, head of the professional players committee of the club German, yesterday told the “Sport 1” channel that Haaland’s future could be decided within a few days. A potential replacement for Haaland has already been identified, with Sebastian Keel looking forward to the club will soon decide on an agreement to sign German international Karim Adeyemi from Austria’s Red Bull Salzburg. Haaland joined Dortmund from Salzburg in 2020 with a deal worth € 20m. (Dpa)