Manchester City have announced the signing of Erling Haaland through a statement on their official website. “Manchester City can confirm we have reached an agreement in principle with Borussia Dortmund for the transfer of striker Erling Haaland to the Club on 1st July 2022.
“The transfer remains subject to the Club finalising terms with the player,” the statement read.
Haaland’s current club Borussia Dortmund confirmed the same. “Erling Haaland is about to transfer from Borussia Dortmund to Manchester City. All parties have agreed on the basics of this today. The contractual details still have to be coordinated and documented,” the club mentioned in an official statement.
“The implementation of the transfer is also subject to proper and timely processing in accordance with the provisions of the FIFA Transfer Matching System (FIFA TMS).
“With the realisation of this transfer business, the management expects a positive effect on the key earnings figures (EBITDA, EBIT) for the 2022/2023 financial year in the order of around EUR 35.0 million – 40.0 million.
“Due to the opening of the international FIFA transfer window from July 1st, 2022. And, among other things, other regulatory association requirements. The transfer business will not fall into the current 2021/2022 financial year, but into the 2022/2023 financial year.”