This is the opinion of this player from Gibraltar, who did not like the behavior of the Norwegian striker at all during the match between the two countries.
Erling Haaland a country has turned its back on itself. Not the largest, of course, since it is Gibraltar. After the match between the small state of the Iberian Peninsula and Norway, in Oslo, no visiting player came to ask for his jersey from the Dortmund striker, who is nevertheless one of the rising stars of world football.
It’s not because Halaland hurt them so badly on the pitch, scoring a hat-trick in the Scandinavians’ 5-1 success. This is because of the behavior of the serial goalscorer after the first leg in Gibraltar last March. Here is what Reece Styche, an English seventh division player, tells in the columns of the Sun.
“Last March, our captain Roy Chipolina requested Haaland’s jersey when we met in Gibraltar, he explains. Norway won 3-0 but Haaland didn’t score, he was substituted after an hour of play, and he was in a bit of a bad mood. After they both did TV interviews, Roy told him, ‘My little boy is a huge fan of you, do you mind swapping our jerseys?’ Haaland just looked at him, he laughed and he left! He can buy a lot of things, but the class cannot be bought. Maybe the hype went to his head… ”