REVEALED: Man City legend Vincent Kompany ‘helped organise Erling Haaland’s secret medical in Brussels on Monday’… because the Premier League giants shut in on large £63m summer season transfer for Borussia Dortmund famous person
- Manchester City 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 City legend Vincent Kompany helped organise the journey
- He is at present the supervisor of Anderlecht having left the Etihad again in 2019
A shock determine was closely concerned in arranging Erling Haaland’s secret medical in Brussels on Monday: Manchester City legend Vincent Kompany.
Borussia Dortmund famous person Haaland is closing in on a summer season transfer to City, as first revealed by Sportsmail, with the membership able to set off a launch clause within the area of £63million.
Haaland was afforded break day 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 City
Vincent Kompany is reported to have helped arrange Haaland’s secret medical in Brussels
More 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 City defender is alleged to have been closely concerned within the logistics of arranging Haaland’s journey to the Erasmus Hospital, the place he was met by City’s medical employees.
Kompany performed for City for 11 years between 2008 and 2019, earlier than changing into player-coach at Anderlecht, finally hanging up his boots to take up a everlasting position within the dugout.
Despite 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 City after 11 profitable years in 2019
Haaland, pictured as a baby in a Man City shirt, is about to hitch the membership for £63million
Sportsmail understands a deal between City and Haaland’s camp was accomplished final week, with the Norway worldwide anticipated to earn round £400,000 every 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 targets in 88 appearances, Haaland will bid farewell to the Dortmund supporters after their last Bundesliga recreation of the season in opposition to Hertha Berlin on Saturday.
Securing his providers forward of Real Madrid earlier than the summer season represents a serious increase for City, who will flip their consideration in direction of a central midfielder.
You heard it right here first: Sportsmail’s Jack Gaughan and Craig Hope broke the information of City’s deal for Haaland again on March 11 of this year
Haaland’s father Alf-Inge (left) performed for Manchester City from 2000 to 2003