Erling Braut Haaland | Playerprofile
Erling Haaland was born on 21 July 2000 in Leeds and plays for Borussia Dortmund. He played for Bryne FK from 2013-2017, for Molde FK from 2017-2019, for FC Red Bull Salzburg from 2019-2019 and has played for Borussia Dortmund since 2020.
Current season 2020/21
In the ongoing season, the player with the shirt number 9 has already scored 23 goals and, along with André Silva (Eintracht Frankfurt), has the second-most attempts on goal within the league. With five assists, the 1.94m-tall forward currently has the fourth-most in his team along with Giovanni Reyna. In total, Erling Haaland has taken 85 shots at goal and therefore fought his way to third place in the league-wide statistics. Up to now, he has hit the post three times. With this, he has had the second-most in the league along with Nicolás González (VfB Stuttgart) and Krzysztof Piatek (Hertha BSC). Until now, Erling Haaland has been responsible for 26 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself sixth place within the statistics of his club. In 24 of the previous 25 games of the season, he was in the starting line-up. Of these 25 games, he won 14 with his club. Additionally, he was substituted in for one game.
With a maximum speed of up to 36.04 km/h, the 20-year-old is presently the fastest player in the league.
Erling Haaland played his last game on the 30th matchday of the 2020/21 season (21 April 2021). He was victorious over 1. FC Union Berlin while playing for Borussia Dortmund with a score of 2-0. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. Here, he provided one assist. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of seven times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, he had 35 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, he had 24 tackle challenges in the last match – the highest number in his club during this game. Of these, he was able to win 16 – and therefore was more successful than any other player in this game. He covered a distance of 10.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, he had a total of 30 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Erling Haaland has played 40 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 25. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Dortmund. Here, Erling Haaland has put a total of 36 balls in the net. With a total of 36 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, he presently takes 22nd place on the active scoring chart.