Borussia Dortmund striker Erling Haaland has been tipped to request wages of £500,000 per week if he completes a high-profile switch in the summertime.
Haaland is among the hottest commodities available on the market because of a surprising document of 99 targets in 96 membership appearances for Purple Bull Salzburg and Dortmund for the reason that begin of the 2019/20 season – 70 of these targets have are available in 69 video games for Dortmund alone since January 2020.
However the 21-year-old Norwegian may very well be on the transfer due to a €75m (£63.4m) launch clause in his contract that turns into lively on the finish of this season.
That switch charge is extremely low given his age, present potential and long-term potential and any resolution on his subsequent membership can be anticipated to be pushed by who can supply the very best total bundle.
Throughout the summer season reports in Germany claimed, when there had been sturdy curiosity from Chelsea previous to touchdown Romelu Lukaku, that Haaland’s camp have been asking for an €1m (£850,000) per week. Nevertheless, the newest from ESPN suggests the quantity is nearer to £500,000, or €600,000.
That £500,000 per week determine has been sourced from ‘senior’ officers at golf equipment.
Such an quantity is kind of the going fee for the easiest gamers on the planet. It isn’t as a lot as Lionel Messi earns at PSG however is in the identical ballpark as Cristiano Ronaldo’s present deal at Manchester United, and can be akin to what Kylian Mbappe is on subsequent season.
Manchester United have retained curiosity in Haaland since narrowly lacking out in his signature in 2020, whereas Manchester Metropolis and Real Madrid are on his tail. Chelsea are additionally nonetheless not out of it regardless of already spending £97.5m on Romelu Lukaku forward of this season.
ESPN notes that Bayern Munich and PSG are thought-about additional ‘behind’ within the race.