Erling Haaland has already scored 9 objectives this season.© AFP
Borussia Dortmund‘s star striker Erling Haaland shall be sidelined for “a number of weeks” with a hip flexor harm, coach Marco Rose mentioned on Friday. The 21-year-old Norwegian performed your entire match as Dortmund went down 4-0 to Ajax within the Champions league on Wednesday. “Time to deal with my harm. I shall be again stronger,” tweeted Haaland alongside a photograph of himself clapping the general public. Haaland’s absence is a blow for Dortmund, at present second within the Bundesliga, one level off leaders Bayern Munich.
The Norwegian has already scored 9 objectives this season, sitting atop the league’s goal-scoring charts alongside Bayern rival Robert Lewandowski.
These 9 objectives signify a 3rd of all scored by Dortmund this season, whereas his tally of 4 assists can be a membership greatest, underlining the significance Haaland has in Rose’s crew.
Haaland had already just lately sat out three matches due to a bruised thigh, however made his comeback in mid-October.
His absence may also be felt by the Norwegian crew, with Haaland to overlook two essential World Cup qualifiers towards Latvia and the Netherlands on November 13 and 16 respectively.
“I spoke with Dortmund and Erling, and the conclusion is that he’ll not be included within the call-up for the nationwide crew,” Norway’s crew physician Ola Sand informed the NTB information company.
“It is an harm that wants a while to fix itself. It is no less than three to 4 weeks, perhaps extra.”
Norway haven’t participated in a significant match since Euro 2000, however at present sit second in Group G, two factors behind the Dutch and two forward of Turkey.
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