Erling Braut Haaland scored for the fourth consecutive Champions League game, to earn his side a draw away to Napoli.
Such was Napoli’s performance, manager Carlo Ancelotti was apparently too disgusted after the game to conduct his post-match press-conference.
Apparently Lorenzo Insigne saw things a little differently.
According to the BBC, possession was about 55-45 in Napoli’s favor. However they did have 29 shots, but unfortunately, only four were actually on target.
— Official SSC Napoli (@sscnapoli) November 5, 2019
Salzburg got off to a great start when Haaland stunned the crowd in Naples. He gave visitors the lead in the 11th minute.
Norweigan Haaland is only 19 and is the fourth player to achieve the feat of scoring in all his first four games in the Champions League.
He is only the second teenager, along with PSG’s Kylian Mbappe. to score in his first three games in the competition.
Unfortunately for Haaland, his team was undone right before the break, in the 43rd minute by an Hirving Lozano goal.
It was only the Mexican international’s second goal for Carlo Ancelotti’s side since his big-money move from PSV Eindhoven this summer.
Final score: Napoli 1 – 1 RB Salzburg.
— FC Red Bull Salzburg (@RedBullSalzburg) November 5, 2019
Erling Haaland, on the other hand, is doing all the right things to enhance his reputation as one of the hottest prospects in European football.
Napoli? No problem.
Erling Braut Håaland scores his 7th group stage Champions League goal tonight.
⚽ away at Napoli
⚽⚽ home to Napoli
⚽ away at Liverpool
⚽⚽⚽ at home to Genk
— PredictZ (@predictzcom) November 5, 2019