Holland gifts 33 Rolex watches to Dortmund teammates after Man City move
Manchester City new recruit Erling Haaland has spent around £500,000 on Rolex watches as a ‘goodbye gift’ for his Borussia Dortmund teammates and staff members after moving to England for the upcoming season. The Norwegian striker will leave the German club at the end of June and as a farewell gift to everyone in Dortmund’s dressing, Haaland has bought 33 Rolex watches (worth £12,730 each) for his teammates, according to Bild.
Haaland also uploaded a farewell message to Borussia Dortmund fans, thanking them for the love and support they have shown them after their last match for the German club.
“Wearing this shirt is nothing but an honor. At @BVB, I’ve had memorable moments, met special people, not to mention a fanbase that’s always been our extra man on the pitch. Yellow Wall Truly incredible Hai I will never forget any of this! Thank you all!”, Haaland tweeted along with a video.
Check out his farewell post for the club and fans here…
Wearing this shirt has been nothing but an honor. At @BVB, I’ve had memorable moments, met special people, not to mention a fanbase that’s always been our extra man on the pitch. The Yellow Wall is truly incredible. I will never forget any of these! Thanks to all of you! pic.twitter.com/MegplT4y7B
— Erling Haaland (@ErlingHaaland) May 14, 2022
Premier League champions Manchester City have confirmed they will give Erling Haaland from Borussia Dortmund on May 10 for $60 million. “Manchester City can confirm that we have reached an agreement in principle with Borussia Dortmund for the transfer of striker Erling Haaland to the club on 1 July 2022,” City confirmed to the news writing. in the statement.
The 21-year-old has scored 85 goals in 88 appearances for the German club and will be signing a juicy £375,000-per-week contract with Man City for the upcoming season. Haaland’s salary at the English club will be similar to that of their captain Kevin de Bruyne, who is currently the highest paid player at the club.