Man Metropolis legend Vincent Kompany ‘helped organise Erling Haaland’s secret medical in Brussels on Monday’… as Premier League giants shut in on enormous £63m summer season transfer for Borussia Dortmund celebrity
- Manchester Metropolis are set to set off Erling Haaland’s £63million launch clause
- He underwent a medical in Brussels on Monday forward of deal being confirmed
- It has been reported that Metropolis legend Vincent Kompany helped organise the journey
- He’s presently the supervisor of Anderlecht having left the Etihad again in 2019
Borussia Dortmund celebrity Haaland is closing in on a summer season transfer to Metropolis, as first revealed by Sportsmail, with the membership able to set off a launch clause within the area of £63million.
Haaland was afforded day off by Dortmund on Monday and the 21-year-old is believed to have undergone medical checks in Brussels.
Erling Haaland is closing in on an enormous summer season transfer from Dortmund to Manchester Metropolis
Vincent Kompany is reported to have helped arrange Haaland’s secret medical in Brussels
Extra particulars of the supposed-to-be-secret journey have now been reported, with L’Equipe revealing how Kompany helped to organise the medical.
Now the coach of Anderlecht in Belgium, the legendary Metropolis defender is claimed to have been closely concerned within the logistics of arranging Haaland’s journey to the Erasmus Hospital, the place he was met by Metropolis’s medical workers.
Kompany performed for Metropolis for 11 years between 2008 and 2019, earlier than turning into player-coach at Anderlecht, finally hanging up his boots to take up a everlasting position within the dugout.
Regardless of leaving the Etihad, it seems he nonetheless has his former membership’s greatest pursuits at coronary heart, lending a hand to get the Haaland deal over the road.
Kompany is now the supervisor of Anderlecht, having left Metropolis after 11 profitable years in 2019
Haaland, pictured as a toddler in a Man Metropolis shirt, is ready to affix the membership for £63million
Sportsmail understands a deal between Metropolis and Haaland’s camp was accomplished final week, with the Norway worldwide anticipated to earn round £400,000 per week.
Formalities are nonetheless to be sorted however it’s anticipated that Haaland’s impending transfer to the Etihad Stadium will likely be confirmed over the subsequent week.
Having scored 85 objectives in 88 appearances, Haaland will bid farewell to the Dortmund supporters after their last Bundesliga sport of the season in opposition to Hertha Berlin on Saturday.
Securing his providers forward of Actual Madrid earlier than the summer season represents a significant enhance for Metropolis, who will flip their consideration in the direction of a central midfielder.
You heard it right here first: Sportsmail’s Jack Gaughan and Craig Hope broke the information of Metropolis’s deal for Haaland again on March 11 of this yr
Haaland’s father Alf-Inge (left) performed for Manchester Metropolis from 2000 to 2003