Erling Haaland is undoubtedly the biggest discovery this season and convinces football fans every week of their abilities. His stats are unbelievable this season, a Norwegian teenager showing the results we’ve been accustomed to from just a few players, and he’s only 19 years old yet.
Some abnormal facts about the current season of Erling Haaland:
- After moving to Dortmund, he scored 11 goals despite only playing 440 minutes on the field. This means that Haaland scores in every 40 minutes.
- For the 11 goals scored at Dortmund, Halland needed only 13 shots. So, he scores 84% of his shots.
- Since moving to Dortmund, he has scored more goals than any other player in the European Championships. And, most importantly, has scored as many goals as Messi and Ronaldo together.
- Halland has played five matches in the German Championship. But has scored so many goals that only 11 top-scorers are ahead of him in the scoring.
- Haaland was named the best player of the Bundesliga in January, despite spending just 59 minutes on the pitch all month.
- In the 2019/20 season, Haaland scored more goals in the Champions League (10) than Barcelona (9) and Atletico Madrid (9).
- Haaland has scored more goals in all tournaments than the number of played matches. The only tournament where Haaland has no more than one goal is the German Cup, where the teen has scored one goal in just one game but has managed to score in 44 minutes.
- Erling Haaland became the third and youngest player in history after Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane, who scored ten goals in their Champions League debut. The Norwegian is missing just one goal to break this record.
- Haaland is the only teenager to score ten goals in one Champions League season. Mbappe also scored ten goals in his teens, but it took him two seasons.
- Haaland needed only seven matches to score 10 in the Champions League. This is the fastest ten goals in the history of the tournament.
- Erling Haaland is the first player in Dortmund history to score in his debut in the Bundesliga, the Champions League, and the German Cup.
- Throughout his club career, Haaland has already netted 60 goals and scored eight hat-tricks.
- He has scored 39 goals in 28 appearances this season and averages once every 48.7 mi