The Norway worldwide, one of many hottest younger prospects in Europe, left Borussia Dortmund for Metropolis – the membership his father Alf Inge beforehand performed for – in a deal value £51million.
However regardless of the expectation the ahead, who turns 22 subsequent week, intends to get pleasure from himself.
New Manchester Metropolis striker Erling Haaland insists he doesn’t really feel any stress becoming a member of the Premier League champions.
Requested how he would strategy the problem he stated: “Like I’ve been doing my complete profession, attempt to get pleasure from each single minute, each second, strive to not suppose an excessive amount of.
“Overthinking shouldn’t be a superb factor for each human being. I simply attempt to chill out once I can and work onerous.”
On what he would carry to the Premier League, Haaland added: “Hopefully some extra high quality with me as a striker I need to have enjoyable, when I’ve enjoyable I rating objectives, I smile, I get pleasure from enjoying soccer, I smile lots.”
When he was informed he was already the favorite to be subsequent season’s Premier League high scorer, the Norwegian stated: “A very powerful factor is to get pleasure from.”
Haaland inherits the Metropolis quantity 9 shirt vacated by the membership’s all-time main scorer Sergio Aguero, who left final summer season for Barcelona solely to be pressured into retirement by a coronary heart drawback.
It’s a shirt which is acquainted to him as he already has a match-worn shirt given to him by the Argentinian.
“He’s a legend, among the finest ever to play within the Premier League and I bear in mind plenty of objectives he scored, particularly the 93.20 objective (which received Metropolis’s first Premier League title in 2012), so I bear in mind plenty of objectives from him.”
Haaland is eager to observe in his footsteps and lay down a legacy at Metropolis after a fast rise which has seen him be part of his fifth membership in nearly six years.
“I signed a five-year deal so we’ve to start out there,” he stated when requested if now was the time to set down some roots.
He doesn’t, nevertheless, imagine his progress is forward of schedule.
“In some methods but additionally not if you see how I’ve been performing,” he stated.
“It was an enormous step going to Molde from my hometown membership, it was a an enormous step going to Salzburg, Dortmund and now Metropolis however it has been going good.”