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Erling Haaland Gave Dortmund Players And Coaches A Personalised Rolex Watch Each As A Goodbye Gift

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Erling Haaland Gave Dortmund Players And Coaches A Personalised Rolex Watch Each As A Goodbye Gift

​Erling Haaland gave 33 Borussia Dortmund players and 20 staff members a personalised Rolex as a farewell gift in a classy gesture. 

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Haaland is set to join Manchester City this summer having spent the last two and a half seasons at Dortmund. 

He scored on his final appearance for the club as he bid an emotional farewell to the Dortmund faithful last weekend

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The 21-year-old walked over to the famous 'Yellow Wall' at Signal Iduna Park to express his thanks for their support.

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Image: Alamy

He's also thanked his teammates and coaches by gifting them with luxury watches worth £11,000 - £13,000, according to German outlet Bild

Over 20 other employees at the club - such as physiotherapists, chefs and counselors - are said to have each received their own Omega watch, worth £6,000 - £8,000.  ​

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In total, his parting gift cost just under half a million pounds. 

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Image: Alamy

Haaland will be one of the top earners at Man City. He's reportedly set to earn £300,000-a-week, which will put him in the same bracket as the club's highest earners. 

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Image: Alamy
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After Man City confirmed the signing of Haaland, Pep Guardiola congratulated the club on the impressive capture of the superstar forward. ​

"Congratulations to the club to take an important player, a young player. We're going to help him to settle good with the team, and he'll try to help us have success," he said. 

The Norwegian phenom ​leaves Dortmund having scored an impressive 86 goals in 89 appearances in all competitions. 

How will he fare in the Premier League? Let us know. 

Featured Image Credit: Alamy

Topics: Erling Haaland, Football, Borussia Dortmund

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