Erling Haaland could be low-cost at £100million this summer time, talkSPORT has been informed, because the Borussia Dortmund starlet continues to dazzle on the largest stage.
The teenage sensation grew to become the quickest participant to succeed in 20 Champions League targets within the historical past of the competitors after his brace despatched Sevilla crashing out of the competitors on Tuesday evening.
Nonetheless solely 20, Haaland effectively and really has the world at his ft and Cundy believes the Bundesliga facet could be tempted to money in on their prized asset earlier than the Norwegian’s £68m launch clause turns into lively in 2022.
“I do know it’s ridiculous saying this, however you could possibly Haaland fairly low-cost [this summer],” Cundy stated on the newest instalment of Sports activities Bar.
“I believe Dortmund could be tempted at £100million.
“That’s double and above what they’re going to get subsequent 12 months [when his release clause becomes active]. You’re in all probability going to get him at £120million.
“He’s in a lot management and energy. He would possibly resolve he desires to remain at Dortmund for one more 12 months the place he’s having fun with his soccer and he’s progressing properly. He’s clearly settled into the system and the way in which they’re taking part in.
“From what I’ve seen I don’t assume there’s too many techniques he can’t be efficient in. He’s received a bit of little bit of every part, he’s an absolute monster.”
Cundy’s co-host Andy Goldstein posed the query whether or not Manchester City, given the selection, would like to signal Lionel Messi or Haaland – to which the previous Chelsea defender’s response was emphatic.
“If it was right down to me I’d go together with Haaland,” Cundy added. “He’s a little bit of a throwback. He’s a bit like that No.9 we grew up watching [Mark Hateley].
“He’s ridiculous, that’s the easiest way to explain him. His numbers are off the dimensions.”
In the meantime, earlier within the night Jim Proudfoot waxed lyrical over Haaland on Kick Off – and made fairly the declare concerning the
“Haaland is 20 and doesn’t flip 21 till July. He’s already scored 72 league targets in his profession. He’s received 29 already this season.
“He’s an unbelievable expertise,” the soccer commentator informed talkSPORT.
“He scores all types of various targets. It’s not simply predatory intuition, they’re not simply scruffy tap-ins. He’s received nice poise and appears so ungainly.
“You see him for the primary time and assume to your self ‘what’s all of the fuss about?’ after which he’ll do one thing contained in the penalty space and also you assume ‘okay, that’s what he’s all about’.
“He’s a unprecedented participant and if he was to return to the Premier League and also you stick him in that Man City facet he’d rating 50 a season within the league.
“I believe he may rating 50 targets in a 38-game season if he performed each recreation.”