According to reports, Manchester City has agreed a contract with Borussia Dortmund to sign Erling Haaland this summer. All Europe’s top teams will be fighting for the player in the summer. Release clause of Haaland is around £63million.
According to the report, Manchester City are preparing to sign a deal for up to £100 million ($130 million). It will contain Haaland £63 million release clause and Mino Raiola’s fees.
Haaland is rumored to prefer a move to England over Real Madrid. Meanwhile Mail reports that personal terms have been ‘discussed’. The framework of the deal is ready for City to sign off on’ City is reported to be unconcerned about transfer prices. Haaland to be City’s top priority
However, the Times reports that City is confident that it can close a deal on Haaland. Leading members of the Premier League champions attended the meeting. Meeting includes sports director Txiki Begiristain and chief of football operations Omar Berrada.
Barcelona are also in the race with Manchester City to sign Haaland
Haaland would be told by Manchester City that he will join them in the summer and to ignore Real Madrid’s interest for the moment. Though the possibility of joining the Liga giants is there.
Manchester City will be able to meet Haaland buy out clause without a problem and wages will have to be taken into account. Several high earning players already occupy positions at the club. Haaland has not made it clear what his future plans are, but he did announce in January that the German side has pressed him to come up with ideas.
Haaland told Viaplay: “The last six months, I have chosen not to say anything out of respect for Dortmund. But now the club has started to pressure me into deciding. But all I want to do is to play football. They press me to decide now about my future. So that means I have to decide soon. “eanwhile, has stated that they are committed to keeping Haaland, even though he is attracting a lot of interest and could go.
According to reports, he was in Munich at the same time as Barcelona star Xavi in early March in order to explore a move to the Spanish giants. However the Bundesliga club denied this. Bayern pointed out that he was just being treated for a muscle injury.
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