Everything the young fan wants to know about Erling Haaland, from his childhood to the present day, including lots of quizzes and facts.
Is Erling Haaland your ultimate football hero? Having made his professional career debut for Norwegian side Bryne FK at the age of 16 years, Haaland's meteoric rise has seen him become a goal machine for both Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and for the Norway national side.
Discover how this brilliant footballer followed in his father's footsteps and has since become among the world's most sought-after goalscorers, known for his athleticism, precise off-the-ball movement and pace. He was voted the Austrian Footballer of the Year in 2019 and followed up by earning the FIFA U-20 World Cup Golden Boot award in the same year!
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After studying the history of everything at Goldsmiths College, Simon worked at the Science Museum making paper aeroplanes and setting fire to hydrogen balloons. Despite being a fully grown man, his favourite subjects include dinosaurs, robots, rockets, loud music andStar Wars. An Ipswich Town fan since they won the FA Cup in 1978 (it's true - look it up) he lives in Kent with his wife, daughter, and a cat with two names.Dan Green draws and writes books about stuff like trucks, space, people's jobs, Doctor Who, Star Wars and famous footballers.
Table Of Contents:
Haaland in numbers - The lad from Leeds? - Footballing Family - Growing up in Bryne - Meeting Ole at Molde FK - Breakthrough Year - Starring at FC Red Bull Salzburg - Norway's Wonder Boy - Dortmund Comes Calling - Star in the Making - The Story Continues - Quiz Time.
Children's, Teenage & educational