‘My dream is to win the Premier League with Leeds’ – Man United target speaks out

first_imgBut the Old Trafford legend never forgot Haaland’s words, and he entered the 2001 Manchester derby with the view of getting back at the former Norway international. Keane did just that, being shown a red card for a horrific knee-high challenge on Haaland.Haaland’s son, Erling Braut, has since broken onto the scene playing for Norwegian club Molde, and United sent scouts to watch him in action against Brann on Sunday. targets Manchester United have been scouting Erling Braut Haaland, the son of the man Roy Keane famously clashed with – Alf-Inge Haaland.Back in 1997, in a match between Leeds and United, Keane injured his anterior cruciate ligament while trying to challenge the elder Haaland, who lent over Keane and supposedly shouted at him for feigning injury.However, Keane’s problem was serious, and he missed almost a year of football as he recovered. LIVING THE DREAM Latest transfer news RANKED Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January moving on Keane was handed a five-match ban and fined £150,000 for admitting he intentionally hurt Haaland Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland REVEALED The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing center_img IN DEMAND targets Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father 1 Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer TOP WORK The younger Haaland was exceptional, scoring all four of the games goals in 21 minutes as Molde, managed by United great Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, defeated the league leaders.Such a performance has led to suggestions Man United will move to sign Haaland, but if they do that, the Red Devils will be getting hold of a devout Leeds fan.Speaking back in February 2017, Haaland, born shortly after his father left Elland Road for Nottingham Forest in the summer of 2000, admitted his dream is to win the Premier League – but with Leeds, not Man United.“I want to be the best possible,” Haaland told Aftenposten.“The dream is to win the Premier League with Leeds.“In addition, the goal is to become a better player than my dad was. I hope to get more caps than he did.” three-way race Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ LATEST last_img read more