After being taken to Stockhom last weekend, Norway still beat Sweden, this Sunday in Olso, in Division B of the Nations League (3-2). A success decisive thanks to a new double by Erling Haaland, always also decisive with his selection.
An unmarked match is too long for him. After remaining dead on Thursday against Slovenia (0-0), Erling Haaland handed the machine on the road against Sweden this Sunday in Group H of the Nations League (Division B). On the turf of the Ullevaal Stadion d’Oslo, the Norwegian striker spoke of his power and unconventional efficiency in this scandinavian derby.
The 1.94m colossal quickly overtook the score by taking the head to a center on the surface (10th). Before doubling the penalty early in the second period (54th) to place an impeccable center on the head of Alexander Sorloth (77th).
20 but in 21 selections
Which will allow his team to offer a new success against the Swedes (3-2), a week after being defeated in Stockholm (1-2), already thanks to a double from Haaland. Uncontested leader of the Norwegians, the future Manchester City player received a standing ovation or moment to be replaced in the last few moments. A few minutes earlier, a child was introduced to the field to come to his meeting, before being taken into custody by the security service.
Total intenable since its international debuts (end 2019), Haaland is now up to 20 goals in 21 selections. He still has 13 achievements in his last 9 matches on the national team. Hallucinatory statistics that the former Dortmund military canon will improve upon his return during the resumption of the League of Nations. The men of Stale Solbakken will travel to Slovenia (September 24), before hosting Serbia (September 27). Failing to qualify for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.