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News and rumors: Do RB Leipzig have the "best cards" at Haaland? – Transgaming

by: Adam Smith


News and rumors: Do RB Leipzig have the "best cards" at Haaland?

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Borussia Dortmund could have lost the race to Red Bull Salzburg's Erling Haaland – to the upcoming Bundesliga opponent, of all things. In the Youth League, the English masters are waiting for the BVB youth. Here are all the news and rumors about Borussia Dortmund

BVB, rumor: will Erling Haaland switch to RB Leipzig?

RB Leipzig should be one step ahead in the fight for a transfer of storm talent Erling Haaland. They report that Salzburg news, The 19-year-old from Red Bull Salzburg is followed by several top clubs, including Borussia Dortmund and Manchester United.

The Salzburg partner club has the "best cards" that Haaland has to do in winter, the newspaper reports. RB would have been in the running with BVB – Haaland should have visited both clubs last week – and Manchester United would be in pole position. United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær visited Haaland in Salzburg on Friday. "He knows what he wants to do and what he wants to do," Solskjær was then quoted.

The Norwegian Haaland switched from Molde FK to Salzburg in January 2019. In the current season he scored 28 times in 22 competitive matches, including eight times in the group play in the Champions League. According to media reports he will have an exit clause with Red Bull.

BVB, News: Dortmund's youth meet Derby County

BVB meets Derby County in the UEFA Youth League playoff round on February 11, 2020. Their U19 had become English champions last year. "We are facing one of the toughest opponents," said youth coordinator Lars Ricken, "but look forward to the duel and will reach the round of 16 for the second time after 2017."