Striker Erling Haaland urged his teammates to do their best in the Champions League final against Inter on June 10.
“I have always dreamed of playing in the Champions League final, and it is an honor to play in the final this year,” Haaland said on Man City’s homepage on June 6. “But, we also have work to do. We’ve had an incredible season and we have to finish in the best way possible.”
The Norwegian striker rated Inter as a strong opponent, and urged his teammates to try their best if they want to win.
Haaland joined Man City from Dortmund in the summer of 2022, and immediately made a strong impression by scoring 52 goals in all competitions, with the club winning the Premier League and FA Cup domestic double. If he wins Inter in the Champions League final this weekend, he and his teammates will win a treble – something unprecedented in Man City’s history.
According to Haaland , from the very first day he arrived at Man City, he knew there would be many scoring opportunities and could make an impact on the team. “Fortunately, that’s what I did. I really enjoyed my first season at Manchester,” he said, adding that the goal was to help the team win titles and after each goal was immediate. think about the next table.
Haaland is also impressed with coach Pep Guardiola, teammates and Man City staff. He appreciates the efforts of the coaching staff and staff in helping the players reach their best when entering the field. “I learned a lot from Pep,” Haaland said. “There’s definitely more to come. I know I have to adapt to the new coach, new staff, teammates and new environment, but I feel like I’ve adapted very well. I love every minute here.” .
Before joining Man City , Haaland played for Salzburg and Dortmund. He scored 29 goals in 27 games for Salzburg and 86 goals in 89 games for Dortmund. However, with two old teams, he won only two Austrian championships, an Austrian Cup and a German Cup.