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Can Erling Haaland play for Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League? – TOP STORIES

by: Adam Smith


Borussia Dortmund have signed Erling Haaland from Red Bull Salzburg as their preferred player for the attack. But is the Norwegian allowed to play in the Champions League at BVB? Yesterday there was the answer.

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BVB: Erling Haaland moves from Salzburg to Dortmund

On 29 December, BVB announced the commitment of Erling Haaland, who will move to Dortmund with a fixed contract of 20 million euros and have signed a contract until 2024.

Borussia beat rivals RB Leipzig, Manchester United and Juventus. At BVB, Halaand is expected to earn around eight million euros a year.

“Despite many offers from top clubs from all over Europe, Erling Haaland fer has decided on the transgaming.orging task at BVB and the perspective we have shown him. Our toughness has changed,” said BVB-Gesch-ftsf-hrer Hans-Joachim Watzke.

Champions League: Can Erling Haaland play for BVB?

Although the great st’rmer has already played for Red Bull Salzburg in the group stage of the Champions League and scored eight goals, he is also allowed to play for BVB this season. This has several Grénde.

First, UEFA regulations (45.01) state that each club may register up to three new players for the rest of the competition from the end of the quarter-finals. This must be by 3 February.

Moreover, the fact that Haaland has already played fer RB is not an obstacle. Article 45.02 stipulates that two individual or all three registered players will be in action for another club in the previous Champions League competition or Europa League.