Former top coach Fabio Capello impressed with Erling Haaland. Pep Guardiola now have to bring Manchester City champion Liga Champions after Haaland came.
The young Norwegian bomber is considered one of Europe’s best strikers at the moment. Before joining Man City, Haaland appeared sensational with Borussia Dortmund with a score of 86 goals in 89 matches.
After moving to Manchester, Haaland silenced criticism for his poor form in the 2022 Community Shield. The 22-year-old striker scored a pair of goals against West Ham to win the Citizens 2-0 in the Premier League 2022/2023 opener.
Presence Erling Haaland practical place Manchester City as one of the strongest candidates for champion Liga Champions 2022/2023. So far, Guardiola’s pace has only been able to lead Man City to the final which was reached once in 2020.
Capello believes, there is no reason for Guardiola not to win the Champions League. Haaland completes the aspect that Man City lacks.
“This season there is one favorite team for me: Manchester City,” Capello said to The morning which is gazetted Stats Perform. “There’s no competition.”
“They finally have a strong centre-forward with Haaland. He has power and pace. I watched the game against West Ham and I realized that this time Guardiola no excuses: he has to win the Champions League.”
Even if, in the end, they will say that he [cuma] first Champions League champion with [Lionel] Messi and then with Haaland,” Capello concluded.