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Erling Haaland’s Agent to Hold Talks with Man City in January Over Summer Move

Erling Haaland's agent Mino Raiola is set to hold talks with Manchester City in January over a summer move.

Manchester City's pursuit of a striker has been well documented.

In the summer transfer window, the club's long-winded attempts to sign Harry Kane ended with the England captain remaining in North London.

Even a last-minute attempt to capture Cristiano Ronaldo was quashed when local rivals Manchester United completed a homecoming. 

However, one name that's been on everyone's lips in the past 12 months has been Borussia Dortmund striker, Erling Haaland. The Norwegian has scored a remarkable 68 goals in 67 games for the Black and Yellow

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According to Constantin Eckner of the Times, Haaland's agent Mino Raiola is set to hold talks with Manchester City in January over a potential summer move.

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The 21-year old is top of the club's transfer targets. 

His father - Alfie - is also good friends with Bjorn Gulden - Norwegian chief executive of Puma, who intends to sign Erling Haaland when his endorsement contract with Nike ends in January.

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Exciting news for Manchester City fans, who have been wanting to see the void left by Sergio Agüero since his departure to Barcelona in the summer filled by a world-class forward.

Only 21, Haaland's youth means he has the potential to grow into an even more prolific striker.

Maybe under the tutelage of Pep Guardiola.

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