Haaland bids to join Bundesliga’s goalscoring elite

DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Erling Haaland certainly knows how to make an impression.

The 19-year-old Norwegian came off the bench to score a hat trick for Borussia Dortmund in his Bundesliga debut last week and could make his first start for the club on Friday against Cologne.

“If he missed a scoring chance in training, he gets annoyed. It’s super to coach players like that,” Dortmund coach Lucien Favre said of his recently acquired acquisition. “He brings pleasure and that’s good for everyone.”

Haaland’s exploits at former club Salzburg have shown there is still space for the traditional center forward, even with strategies and formations changing. Robert Lewandowski is another example. The Bayern Munich striker has scored
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