Barcelona made the first contact for Erling Haaland, the star football player who made his mark in Europe this season with his performance in Borussia Dortmund. The father and manager of the Norwegian footballer met with President Laporta. The Catalan giant wants to convince Lionel Messi to stay on the team by making such a big transfer.
Erling Haaland, who attracted attention with his goals while playing in Salzburg, made his way to Dortmund in the Bundesliga. Barcelona is on the circuit for the Norwegian footballer who got his name in European football in golden letters with his performance here.
Barcelona One Step Ahead for Erling Haaland’s Transfer
Haland’s manager, Mino Raiola, and the father of the star football player, Alf-Inge Haaland, traveled to Spain together. It was stated that the driver of Barcelona President Joan Laporta welcomed the two. In the first meeting, it was noted that Laporta explained his projects and new goals to the Haaland front. In the news in the Spanish press; It was also given the detail that Raiola’s good relations with Laporta could put Barcelona one step ahead in the transfer of Haaland.
During the negotiations held in Barcelona, Dortmund Sports Director Michael Zorc made a remarkable statement about the future of Haaland. “We talked to Raiola, Haaland’s manager, yesterday. We made it clear that we don’t want to sell Haaland this summer,” Michael Zorc told Sky Sports. said.
Italian journalist Fabrizio Romano, on the other hand, claimed that Erling Haaland’s father and manager, after meeting with Barcelona, went to Madrid by private plane and that Raiola would meet with Real Madrid.
It was emphasized that Barcelona President Laporta, who also works to prevent Lionel Messi from leaving the team, will strengthen his hand to convince the Argentine star by making a glorious transfer like Erling Haaland.