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 2006-2017, for Molde FK from 2017-2018, for FC Red Bull Salzburg from 2019-2019 and has played for Borussia Dortmund since 2020.
Current season 2021/22
No one has scored as many goals in the current season as Erling Haaland. With nine goals, he leads the scorer's chart of the Bundesliga. With three assists, he currently has the third-most in the league together with Benno Schmitz (1. FC Köln), Jonas Hector (1. FC Köln), Filip Kostic (Eintracht Frankfurt), Vladimír Darida (Hertha BSC), Borna Sosa (VfB Stuttgart), Max Kruse (1. FC Union Berlin), Leroy Sané (FC Bayern München) and Jeremie Frimpong (Bayer 04 Leverkusen). In total, the 21-year-old has taken 30 shots at goal and therefore fought his way to second place in the league-wide statistics. Until now, he has been responsible for 10 passes to a shot and has therefore earned himself third place within the statistics of his club. He was in the starting line-up in all previous six games of the season. Of these, Erling Haaland won five games with his club.
Erling Haaland has shot two penalty kicks this season, occupying, together with Lars Stindl (Borussia M'gladbach), Emil Forsberg (RB Leipzig) and Branimir Hrgota (SpVgg Greuther Fürth), first place in the league ranking. His maximum speed is currently 35.94 km/h, securing Erling Haaland fourth place in the league statistics.
The 1.94m-tall forward played his last game on the eighth matchday of the 2021/22 season (16 October 2021). He was victorious over 1. FSV Mainz 05 while playing for Borussia Dortmund with a score of 3-1. He played as a forward throughout this entire game. In doing so, Erling Haaland scored two goals. He shot at the opponent's goal a total of four times, which is the highest amount of any player in the game. In terms of total touches, he had 33 individual ball possessions. Furthermore, Erling Haaland had 18 tackle challenges in the last match. Of these, he was able to win eight. He covered a distance of 10.3 km during his total playing time in this game. In doing so, Erling Haaland had a total of 30 sprints.
Bundesliga career and records
Erling Haaland has played 49 matches in the course of his career in the Bundesliga. Of these, he has won 33. He has played all the matches of his career in the Bundesliga as a member of Borussia Dortmund. Here, he has put a total of 49 balls in the net. With a total of 49 goals in his Bundesliga career so far, the player with the shirt number 9 presently takes 13th place on the active scoring chart.
Erling Haaland won the DFB-Pokal in 2020/21 with Borussia Dortmund.