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Incredible Records Broken or Set By "Goal Machine" Erling Haaland

Erling Braut Haaland professional footballer who plays as a striker for Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Norway national team. At just age 20, Haaland he is recognised for his pace, athleticism, strength, and precise off-the-ball movement, and he has been considered as one of the best young footballers in the world.

Below are some of the remarkable records made by the young and brilliant footballer.

1. Haaland became the first teenager to score in five consecutive UEFA Champions League matches during the 2019–20 season.

2. At the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup, Haaland won the tournament's Golden Boot after he scored a record nine goals in a single match.

3. He is the first teenager to score 10 Champions League goals in a single campaign. Kylian Mbappe is the only other teenager to reach that figure but the Frenchman did it over two seasons.

4. He also allegedly achieved a world record in his age category for the standing long jump when he was five, with a recorded distance of 1.63 metres in 2006.


5. Fastest to ten CL goals for a single team.

6. Averaging a goal every 55 minutes.

7. Borussia Dortmund’s fourth highest CL goalscorer.

8. 29 games, 30 goals this season.

9. Erling Haaland has already scored more Champions League goals than: Totti, Ronaldinho, Zidane, R9, Adriano, Tevez, Falcao, Lukaku.

10. Haaland is one of only two players to have scored 30 or more goals across all competitions in the top five European leagues, joining Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski.

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