The Norwegian striker attracts inspiration from CR7’s distinctive ending abilities.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s “timing and ending” have impressed Manchester Metropolis star Erling Haaland.
The Norwegian striker hopes to win his first Champions League trophy when Metropolis tackle Inter on Wednesday. Talking forward of the sport, Haaland admitted he attracts inspiration from one of many competitors’s legendary figures.
“For me the very best at this (motion within the penalty field) is Cristiano,” Haaland mentioned (by way of Every day Star).
“As a result of he takes a motion, and one other one, then he goes. I’ve been watching him slightly bit in video games and so forth.
“Additionally, with him the timing and the ending, that’s why he’s been scoring so many targets.”
Ronaldo is main the Champions League’s all-time goalscoring charts with 141 targets. The Portuguese icon has claimed the trophy 5 occasions with Actual Madrid and Manchester United.
Haaland hopes to comply with in Ronaldo’s footsteps after a beautiful debut season at Man Metropolis. The previous Borussia Dortmund star has registered 52 targets for the Residents, serving to Pep Guardiola’s males win the Premier League and the FA Cup.
Reflecting on Metropolis’s possibilities of finishing their historic treble in Istanbul, the 22-year-old added: “We’re going to have lots of the ball, we’re going to attempt to create issues. I’m going to attempt to be inside the 16 metres and attempt to faucet in a objective. It might be good.”