Erling Haaland’s father and agent Mino Raiola arrived in Madrid on Thursday afternoon to discuss the Norwegian’s future with Real. They were earlier in Barcelona to talk to Joan Laporta.
What will be their next step? Manchester? London? Paris? As revealed by the Catalan daily Sport, the father of Erling Haaland, Alf-Inge, and Mino Raiola, the agent of the Norwegian phenomenon, went this Thursday at noon to Barcelona where they were received by one of the men of confidence of Joan Laporta. Their goal was to meet the new Barça president to survey the pitch and discuss the future of the young Borussia Dortmund striker (20).
A real tour of Europe
After this visit, Raiola took the direction of … Madrid, always accompanied by Halaland’s father. Their arrival by car in the Spanish capital was filmed and broadcast by the Spanish program El Chiringuito. According to journalist Fabrizio Romano, a transfer window specialist for Sky Sport Italia, the two men have joined Madrid to speak with Real about Halaland. According to information from Cadena COPE taken over by Sport, they would have directly met the President of Madrid Florentino Pérez.
Their plan would be quite clear: discuss with the five biggest European clubs interested in Haaland, hear their proposals, study their projects, and then decide. It is also certainly a way of raising the stakes a little more around this soap opera which has only just begun.
For its part, Borussia Dortmund would ask for at least 150 million euros to let go of its scoring machine this summer. Arrived in Germany at the end of 2019 from Salzburg, Haaland breaks records for precocity almost every weekend. Under contract until 2024, he has 49 goals and 11 assists in 49 appearances with BvB in all competitions.