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Real Madrid to make move for Haaland in 2022

Real Madrid have reportedly set their sights on a move for Erling Haaland in 2022 and have reached a pact with Borussia Dortmund to carry out a transfer in 18 months' time. Karim Benzema is not getting any younger and the La Liga giants are convinced that they need the services of a new No. 9, with Haaland at the top of their wish list. According to AS, Real want to sign the Norwegian in 2022. It is also believed that Martin Odegaard will be recruited to help seal the move and convince the Dortmund star to choose Real Madrid.  The La Liga giants believe that Haaland is the successor to Robert Lewandowski with regards to goalscoring on the European stage. However, they'll face competition from Premier League outfit Manchester United. READ: Mourinho urges Lo Celso to improve phys...

Dortmund CEO teases PSG after UCL round of 16 first-leg victory

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke has teased Paris Saint-Germain and saying that their world will be falling apart due to the possibility of another early elimination in the UEFA Champions League. Dortmund beat PSG 2:1 in the first leg of their round of 16 encounters at the Signal Iduna Park on Tuesday, the same stage they've failed to progress from in the last three seasons of the competition. Watzke claimed that this gives Dortmund a huge psychological advantage going into the second-leg at the Parc des Princes in three weeks. READ: Barca set to complete deal for Martin Braithwaite "We are the deserved winners," Watzke told Sky Sports after the match. "There is maximum pressure on Paris now. "We have good chances to progress in the second leg. For Paris a world wil...