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Opinion: Haaland should become the decade’s best striker

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It took the kid 20 minutes to leave his mark in German football, Erling Braut Haaland should become the decade’s best striker. 

Erling Braut Haaland has that champion’s luck that only a select few in football history posses, he should become the decade’s best striker.

Keep in mind that we are only talking about the striker’s position, this excludes players like Kylian Mbappe or Jadon Sancho.

Those two youngsters are also great in their own right, but Haaland is a special one.

We had been looking for this appearance for a while, we felt the urge to get a player with these specific characteristics.

Haaland is the typical Nordic player who deceives you with his body frame, he is too tall to be a proper striker.

Actually, this kid looks more like a centre-back than he does a striker.

However, anybody’s perception changes instantly once we start looking at him moving on the pitch.

This kid doesn’t only have a unique skill to strike a ball and score many goals, he can also read the game like a veteran.

Haaland’s capacity to understand where he needs to be at the right moment is an ability that only the greats in football history experience.

During all the three goals he scored, the kid knew exactly where the ball was going to end up.

Positioning himself comes natural, it’s quite remarkable to see during a live match. 

Austria didn’t give Haaland the exposure he deserved. 

We have to say that this young talent made the perfect decision for his career at this specific moment.

It was obvious that playing in the Austrian Bundesliga wasn’t giving him enough exposure.

Erling needed a bigger tournament in order to show what he is all about, the rest of the world was missing out on this talent.

He could’ve easily chosen a club from the Premier League or the Spanish La Liga. But we believe that Borussia Dortmund is the ideal place for him right now.

This youngster comes at a perfect time for the club as well, he can help them out in the Champions League this season.

The new UEFA rules grant him the chance to play the knock-out stages despite having played the group stage with RB Salzburg.

This hat-trick he scored during his first-ever 20 minutes in the Bundesliga, match the debut hat-trick he scored in the continental competition.

It took him only three minutes to score the first goal after coming on the pitch as a sub.

By the time he scored the hat-trick, the whole world was looking at this massive achievement.

This also made him the first-ever substitute player who scored a hat-trick on his Bundesliga debut.

We can’t see a better striker in the world right now, we only needed confirmation. 

Haaland can make a unique duo with Sancho. 

The chances to fight for the UEFA Champions League titles just multiplied by three with Haaland on the pitch.

This German squad already had Jadon Sancho as one of the most exciting new talents in the world.

Now that they have another, it’s only a matter of time before we know how far they can get.

Borussia Dortmund would make a terrible mistake if they allowed the English winger to leave now.

They know that the duo he can make with Haaland is potentially lethal for any rival in the Champions League.

The Premier League clubs that were after Sancho can kiss their chances to sign him goodbye, at least during the winter.

Haaland and Sancho’s numbers combined are already the stuff of legend.

The England international has more assists than any other player in the world this season (14).

The Norway youngster has more goals than any other player in the world this season (31).

We have a good feeling about the records these two could break together, the sky is the limit for both of them. 

What do you think about Erling Haaland’s Bundesliga debut? Please share your opinion in the comment section down below.

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