Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has backed Erling Haaland to change into the best striker in the world, however has warned the prolific Borussia ortmund ahead not to relaxation on his laurels after a shocking begin to his profession.
The 20-year-old has appeared unstoppable over the final two seasons, first for RB Salzburg and now for Dortmund in the Bundesliga and Champions League.
The Norwegian netted 28 objectives in simply 22 video games in the first half of final season for Salzburg earlier than a January 2020 swap to Dortmund the place he has scored 49 occasions in 51 matches.
Add to this six objectives in 10 caps for his nation and Haaland has change into considered one of the most fun, if not the most fun, younger abilities in the world sport.
Lewandowski, who’s having a sensational season himself at 32-years-old scoring 42 objectives in 36 video games, feels Haaland is sweet sufficient to attain the very high.
However, the Pole feels the Norwegian might begin discovering issues too straightforward after such a lethal begin to his profession, however Lewandoski has backed him to overcome it.
‘He’s an excellent participant. He has large potential and he’s nonetheless very younger,’ Lewandowski advised CBS Sports on Paramount+ of Haaland.
‘If I see his face and the way hungry he is to rating objectives. In the future, he has an opportunity to be the best striker in the world, for positive.
‘But sometimes when everything is going well, it’s actually not straightforward. But should you see him, he has scored so many objectives and he’s so younger.
‘It’s nice to play in the Bundesliga and it’s nice to see a younger participant in this league and evaluate.
‘He is the player who can be the best, but I want to play at the highest for many more years, so I am happy to be there where I am.’
Haaland has been linked with virtually each high group in Europe, with a huge-money transfer anticipated in the summer time.
Real Madrid, Barcelona, Manchester City, Manchester United, Chelsea, Juventus and Bayern Munich have all been talked about as attainable locations for the powerhouse striker and Dortmund will count on to lose him, regardless of insisting on an enormous transfer price for his providers.
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