Erling Haaland Sets New Bundesliga Record After Scoring 8 Goals In His First Five Games

Football News

Erling Haaland of Norway reached the landmark after finding the net in Borussia Dortmund's 4-0 win against Eintracht Frankfurt in the Bundesliga 2019-20.

Written By Abhishek Shetty | Mumbai | Updated On:
Erling Haaland

Erling Haaland has taken the footballing world by storm. He just can't stop scoring goals. Borussia Dortmund made the transfer of the season after bagging Erling Haaland for just €22.5 million from RB Salzburg in the winter transfer window.

In just the five games he has played for Dortmund, the striker has already created a record. Erling Haaland has scored eight times in his first five Bundesliga games. He's become the first player in the league's history to do so. 

Also Read | Neymar Angers PSG's Higher Authorities By Attending A Fashion Event In Germany

Erling Haaland just can't stop scoring

Erling Haaland reached the landmark after finding the net in Borussia Dortmund's 4-0 win against Eintracht Frankfurt in Bundesliga 2019-20. Erling Haaland scored a hat-trick in his first appearance for Dortmund. He came on as a substitute. The teenager bagged a brace in his second and third Bundesliga appearance. The only game Erling Haaland failed to score in was against Bayer Leverkusen in which Borussia Dortmund lost 4-3.

Also Read | Manchester City Chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak Takes A Penalty And Scores

Also Read | Pjanic Is As Soft As Mozzarella: Former Juventus President Slams Player And Sarri

Erling Haaland's spectacular form will be very crucial for Lucien Favre as Borussia Dortmund have many titles to fight for this season. They are currently second on the Bundesliga 2019-20 table (lagging behind league leaders Bayern Munich by a solitary point). Dortmund are set to face PSG in their Champions League 2019-20 Round of 16 clash. Dortmund vs PSG first leg is scheduled on February 19, 2020 at 1:15 AM (IST).

Also Read | Karim Benzema And Antoine Griezmann's Release Clause Is Higher Than That Of Messi And Bale

First Published:
By 2030, 40% Indians will not have access to drinking water