Paris Saint-Germain has been rumored to be interested in signing Manchester City forward Erling Haaland, and it’s no surprise that the Norwegian international has attracted the attention of one of Europe’s biggest clubs.
Haaland has been in sensational form for both Borussia Dortmund and Manchester City, with 45 goals in 46 appearances in all competitions this season. His ability to score goals from any situation, be it a tap-in or a long-range shot, has made him one of the most sought-after strikers in world football.
Paris Saint-Germain, who have been dominating French football for the past decade, are keen on signing the 21-year-old to add more firepower to their already star-studded lineup. The Parisians have a reputation for splashing the cash. Haaland is likely to command a hefty transfer fee if he is to leave Manchester City.
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Despite having a forward line that includes the likes of Kylian Mbappe. Neymar, and Mauro Icardi, PSG are looking to strengthen their attacking options. Mbappe’s future at the club is uncertain, with the Frenchman yet to sign a new contract. The possibility of Neymar leaving for Barcelona or Real Madrid cannot be ruled out.
Will Erling Haaland join PSG?
Haaland’s addition would not only provide PSG with another top-quality striker but also give them a long-term solution to their attacking woes. The Norwegian’s age and potential to improve make him an ideal candidate for the Parisians. Who are always looking to add young and talented players to their squad.
The move to PSG would also reunite Haaland with his former coach Thomas Tuchel. Who was in charge of Borussia Dortmund when the Norwegian striker first burst onto the scene. Tuchel is familiar with Haaland’s playing style and would be able to get the best out of him.
However, PSG face stiff competition from other European heavyweights for Haaland’s signature. Manchester City, Real Madrid. Barcelona are all reportedly interest in the Norwegian striker. The competition for his signature could drive his transfer fee even higher.
One thing that could work in PSG’s favor is the financial muscle of the club’s Qatari owners. The Parisians have never shied away from spending big on transfers. And their deep pockets could allow them to outbid their rivals for Haaland’s services.