Manchester United have had their share of controversies over the years. From their player kicking and beating up a fan inside the stadium, to the controversial takeover by the Glazer family. However, one of the most damaging incidents to the Manchester United brand was when one of their players claimed that he intentionally made a career-ending tackle on another player.
Talent flows in the blood and it is something that can be passed down from parents on to their children. There are some professional footballers whose children have followed in their footsteps to enroll in the same line of work. Let us look at a list of active players who followed in their father's footsteps to play the beautiful game.
The Major Leagues were up and running over the weekend with many goals pouring in across the leagues. However, certain players who have been tipped as the possible contenders for the most coveted awards in football history; Ballon d'Or, took the centre stage at their respective leagues.
1. Solskjaer and Haaland's Relationship To begin, there is no doubt that United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who once shared training sessions with Haaland, is a huge fan of his compatriot and will be overjoyed to reunite with him. Meanwhile, Solskjaer stated earlier this year that he was "still in contact" with Haaland.
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The truth of the matter is that Chelsea's dealings in the transfer window have always paid off as they try to bring in key players that will help them strengthen their squad and also help them achieve so much. During this summer's transfer window, the blues made huge efforts to bring in a striker that will help them finish things off in the final 3rd part of the pitch.
Football is the most entertaining sport that is popular around the world, it is indeed the most interesting game, which has attracted the attention of many football lovers worldwide. Thoughtfully, many of our football stars took over from their fathers, while making an excellent performance in their career as a football stars.
One of the best young players in the world today is Erling Haaland, Borussia Dortmund's striker. Ever since he joined Bundesliga, he has been creating different records, and as such, he has beaten some earlier records in the league. Being a young player, he has been performing better than some older players, and currently, football fans across the world have called him a "goal machine."
Chelsea are close to agreeing a deal for Romelu Lukaku according to reports. The blues are hot on the heels of the striker who has rejuvenated his career at the San Siro staduim after a difficult spell with Manchester united. Thomas Tuchel's first choice was to sign Borussia Dortmund hotshot Erling Haaland, but a failure to reach an agreement with the German side has seen the former PSG coach instruct the club to turn their attentions to Belgian forward Romelu Lukaku.
Chelsea won against Crystal Palace 3-0. It was a brilliant night for the Blues as they filling the second position in the English Premier League. Timo Werner is one of the key players Chelsea has which creates spaces but loses many chances. Photo Credit: 90mins.com In this article, I will like to bring to the light of my readers, that Timo Werner should leave Chelsea to create space for Erling Haaland
This week, there have been talks that Chelsea will try to sign Erling Haaland again next summer. Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel has also stated that they talk about Haaland at Chelsea. The German coach hinted that the blues are still interested in the Norwegian and could try to sign him again.
Competing for top trophies and being compared with the best players in world football is the dream of every young Nigerian footballer. For Victor Osimhen, he is finally getting recognition as one of the best U23 forwards in the game. Following his move to Napoli, Osimhen has been compared with Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland by some top European scouts.
Following the recent development of these two great players of the moment Erling Haaland, and Romelu Lukaku. Erling has been a wonderful grown-up player with a lot of skills, he is just a talented player so far. Photo Credit: Twitter.com The 21 years old has been the top scorer for Borussia Dortmund this new season.
Manchester United's plan to sign Erling Haaland in the summer of 2022 may have hit a snag. According to reports, Robert Lewandowski wants to leave Bayern Munich, which means the German club may be in need of a center-forward, with Haaland the ideal replacement. Following the Lewandowski revelations on Thursday, Sky Sports reported that the Polish striker wants a new challenge for his final major contract.
Erling Haaland's goal-scoring record and consistency in front of goal have caught the footballing world by storm in recent months, and the striker is already a revelation at the age of 20. Haaland is an important member of Dortmund's squad, and in 2020-21, he had his greatest season yet.
After the release of FIFA 22 game by EA Sports, we've been able to view some players upgrades and overall stats. However, the debate keeps getting more intense over who the better player/attacker is between Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland. Will these stats settle the debate?
Manchester United will be the frontrunners to sign Erling Haaland next summer. During Borussia Dortmund's DFL-Supercup loss to Bayern Munich, the star was left frustrated on multiple occasions. United will appreciate how Haaland reacted during Dortmund's DFL-Supercup loss to Bayern Munich on Tuesday night. The Black and Yellows were easily defeated in the final due to a slew of defensive mistakes, with Robert Lewandowski scoring twice and Leon Goretzka also scoring.
The arrival of Romelu Lukaku will provide Chelsea with something Erling Haaland could never provide. Chelsea is close to completing a deal for the Belgian international, who previously spent three years with the Blues between 2011 and 2014. Romelu Lukaku will be a Chelsea player by the end of the weekend if everything goes according to plan.
Virgil van Dijk has revealed the best footballer he has ever played against, and it’s very difficult to argue with him. The Liverpool defender said that Lionel Messi is the best player he has ever played against, with Cristiano Ronaldo being a close second. Virgil van Dijk on Lionel Messi
Borussia Dortmund beat Mainz 3-1 on Saturday to go top of the Bundesliga. Erling Haaland scored two goals in his return from injury. Haaland, a thigh problem kept him out of Dortmund's last four games in all competitions, but he returned against Mainz to score his third brace in as many games and bring his season total to nine league goals.
Chelsea latest signing Romelu Lukaku has been confirmed to be out of Isolation after he arrived at the Club, he could have made his debut against Crystal Palace but, he couldn't feature in the first game of the season due to his Isolation, and first training with the team which he hasn't completed.