ERLING HAALAND shortly interupted a BT Sport interviewer after he claimed Borssia Dortmund knew how to cease the striker.
Haaland, 22, interjected by mentioning his former aspect didn’t have all of the solutions as he discovered the web with a shocking end within the 84th minute.
But the Norwegian was uncharatersically quiet for a lot of the evening and was stifled by Dortmund defenders Mats Hummels and Niklas Sule.
In reality, Haaland’s purpose was his solely shot on course and was created by a elegant cross from Joao Cancelo, who used the skin of his proper foot to discover the striker.
When the interviewer put it to Haaland that Dortmund knew how to cease him, he replied bluntly saying: “They did not cease me, I scored.”
The remark left his team-mate John Stones in stitches and put Dortmund star Nico Schlotterbeck in his place after the defender claimed he knew how to cease Haaland.
Ahead of the match Schlotterbeck mentioned: “I do know how to cease Erling Haaland. We have to cease them as an entire, Erling is the least of our issues.”
His team-mate Jude Bellingham, who opened the scoring on the Etihad, was much less assured about containing Haaland.
When requested how Dortmund can take care of the City talisman, the England worldwide replied: “I’m not likely certain to be sincere.
“He’s a participant with plenty of high quality and plenty of bodily attributes that make him harmful and like I mentioned it’s not a person job, it’s one thing that the group have to take care of collectively.
HOW TO GET FREE BETS ON FOOTBALL
“If we stick collectively and take a look at to do the appropriate issues without the ball then it may be attainable.”
Haaland’s purpose towards Dortmund was his thirteenth in City colors from simply eight video games, and his twenty sixth Champions League strike in 21 matches.