Erling Haaland has just told Manchester United what he wants

  Haaland is hungry for success Man United are known admirers of Erling Haaland and they need to do everything to sign him this summer. The ...

 

Haaland is hungry for success

Man United are known admirers of Erling Haaland and they need to do everything to sign him this summer.

The very fabric of Manchester United is sewn together by winning silverware, which is why for all the talk of the progress Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is making at the club, Wednesday's Europa League final defeat against Villarreal generated that awful, dark, sinking feeling.

While Solskjaer's shortcomings in the dugout were perhaps exposed in Gdansk, team-selection failures and an undeniably concerning lack of willingness to make any substitutions, for example, he's earned the right to take United forward next season.

One defeat through a penalty shootout does not make you a bad manager - nor should it define your tenure - and now the dust has settled on that humbling in Poland, the Norwegian's attention will turn to the transfer market because his side needs strengthening.

With the benefit of hindsight, the signing of Edinson Cavani has proved to be a masterstroke and it was shrewd business from Solskjaer to persuade the 34-year-old to extend his stay in Manchester, but there's also been an element of fortune about that move.

Although the reality is different, the signing of Cavani had all the hallmarks of a calamitous and panicked transfer from United, reminiscent of their gamble with Odion Ighalo last year, which suggested they were playing roulette with their transfer strategy.

All too often have United failed in the transfer market in recent years, placing their bets on the wrong horse in the race, but this summer feels like a watershed moment in the club's history and they need to raise the stakes, going all-in with a statement of intent.

Solskjaer has refused to rule out signing a striker and one obvious candidate for a move is Erling Haaland, but without noting that the pair could rekindle an already established relationship, it has the possibility to be the perfect marriage.

"I am a simple guy. When I like something I just want to have more. Like I have said before, when I score a goal, I always chase the next goal. I just won my first major trophy and it was a great feeling, so I want to win trophies," Haaland said this week.

There's nothing simplistic about winning trophies - it's the ultimate reward for any club in any competition around the world, but United haven't clinched silverware for four years, although fortunately, they have the solution to that problem staring at them.

While it seems unlikely Borussia Dortmund will sanction an exit for Haaland this summer, it would be foolish for United not to test their resolve, but if that fails, they should get themselves at the front of the queue to sign the 20-year-old next season.

What do United and Haaland have in common? They both want to win an abundance of trophies and they can both align to make that happen, but it seems they both need success now, there's no more time for just 'progress' and playing the bridesmaid.

It's understood Haaland has a release clause in his contract that starts in 2022, which would allow him to leave the club for €75million next summer, so Solskajer will be hoping Cavani can continue to deliver before making a swoop for the Dortmund star.

If United don't sign Haaland this summer, that should be their last gamble - they need to go all out to sign him next year.

COMMENTS

Name

Affiliates,1,Android Gadgets,14,Apple Devices,10,Computers/Laptop,3,Innovations,1,iPhone Gadget,4,l,1,Money Matters,4,Motivation and Personal Development,4,Smartphones,9,spo,2,spor,1,sport,3,sports,2837,Tech Matters,1,
ltr
item
FotNetwork.com: Erling Haaland has just told Manchester United what he wants
Erling Haaland has just told Manchester United what he wants
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Hc54fjUMjKA/YLHrKn4avZI/AAAAAAAAM6s/-SONY2T6w-4KwcBcmJ_o5QwnC79M5PGvwCLcBGAsYHQ/w640-h426/image.png
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Hc54fjUMjKA/YLHrKn4avZI/AAAAAAAAM6s/-SONY2T6w-4KwcBcmJ_o5QwnC79M5PGvwCLcBGAsYHQ/s72-w640-c-h426/image.png
FotNetwork.com
https://www.fotnetwork.com/2021/05/erling-haaland-has-just-told-manchester.html
https://www.fotnetwork.com/
https://www.fotnetwork.com/
https://www.fotnetwork.com/2021/05/erling-haaland-has-just-told-manchester.html
true
112235032139566404
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content