Pep Guardiola gave the media an insight into the new City signing, Erling Haaland. The Spanish coach spoke very highly of his new No.9 and what he expects from him. The coach believes once Haaland gets started, he will be unstoppable. There are not many like him around. The Norwegian makes City Automatic favorites for every Trophy this season.
But the coach was honest in accepting that the striker had some injury issues which are not a big cocern though. He believes the 22 year old to get back to full fitness very soon. Pep ruled out any chance of Haaland missing Premier League games. Even more so, Guardiola admitted that he will start against Bayern Munich on Sunday.
“Next game, Erling will be ready. He had small issues. He attended two training sessions and didn’t want to take risks. The season is very long. He will be there when we need him.”
The striker missed City’s encounter against Club America but was on the bench and earned great applause from the fans. The Norwegian cost £51million this summer as he departed Dortmund.
Aguero has his say on Haaland
Sergio Aguero recently took to Social media and had his say on Erlind Haaland. He believes that the Norwegian will take some time to adjust to Premier League football. The football in England is much more intense and fast-paced as compared to Germany. Haaland’s physicality makes him a perfect fit for the Premier League.
However , Aguero also believes that Haaland makes City deadly up front and gives them what they have been missing. It will be interesting to see how well Haaland fits with Guardiola’s style of play.
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