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Erling Haaland is an absolute monster, but Manchester City will have to adapt their style to suit to him, not vice versa

Gary Breen


The range of the Norwegian’s skillset will make him a nightmare for defenders. His biggest challenge could be Manchester City suiting his style

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Danger man: Manchester City's new signing Erling Braut Haaland has the highest goal-per-minute ratio in Bundesliga history. Credit: Reuters

Danger man: Manchester City's new signing Erling Braut Haaland has the highest goal-per-minute ratio in Bundesliga history. Credit: Reuters

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Danger man: Manchester City's new signing Erling Braut Haaland has the highest goal-per-minute ratio in Bundesliga history. Credit: Reuters

Erling Haaland is the superstar of the next generation, and you can be sure that David Moyes and his West Ham players have spent a portion of this week talking about how they can stop him. There’s no easy answer to that question.

They won’t be fearful of that challenge, I’m sure of that. Players will be buzzing about the prospect of taking him on because the eyes of the world are tracing his next step. It should excite you as a professional footballer, especially as a start to a new season. 


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