Dortmund buy Haller but not Haaland – Son Heung-min’s return to South Korea caused a fever

25 Jul 2022 | 11:13 | LATEST POSTS

Paris Saint-Germain pays big bucks to compensate coach

Christophe Galtier has replaced Mauricio Pochettino at the head of Paris Saint-Germain, but it also means the French capital must pay another huge payout to the former coach.

Pochettino leaves Paris Saint-Germain empty-handed. He earned 10 million euros as compensation for one year on his departure contract. Initially, this figure was as high as 15 million euros, but after a long “fight”, the actual amount has become less and less.

Dortmund buy Haller but not Haaland - Son Heung-min's return to South Korea caused a fever
Paris Saint-Germain spent a lot of money to compensate the coach.

Thomas Tuchel was Pochettino’s previous victim. The German strategist was sacked by sporting director Leonardo while his contract was still in effect. Paris Saint-Germain then had to pay Tuchel €7m in compensation. Then he went to Chelsea and proved his talent at the club.

Laurent Blanc may be the coach who has caused Paris Saint-Germain the most pain as they had to pay him up to 20 million euros in compensation in 2017. The reason for such a huge sum is because Blank has 2 years left to renew his contract. the club.

Of the last four coaches to leave Paris, only Emery has not been compensated. He left Parc des Princes due to his contract expiring and did not renew his contract to the Premier League, but this is only a rare occurrence.

Paris Saint-Germain have so far spent more than 40 million euros in compensation for sacking their coach during the Qatar boss era. If Paris Saint-Germain continue to lose out in the Champions League, that number is sure to increase further – a game they are determined to win.

Dortmund Bought Haller instead of Haaland

Haller has returned to Germany. He famously wore the Eintracht Frankfurt shirt and now comes to Dortmund. Dortmund had to spend 34.5 million euros for the 28-year-old Ivorian striker.

Haller left Ajax after just 18 months. He was explosive last season, scoring 34 goals in 42 games in all competitions, including 11 in the Champions League – a feat comparable to Karim Benzema and Robert Lewandowski Comparable.

Dortmund buy Haller but not Haaland - Son Heung-min's return to South Korea caused a fever
Dortmund bought Haller instead of Haaland.

Therefore, Dortmund is very much looking forward to Haaler being a perfect replacement for Haaland who joined Manchester City. Haller signed a four-year contract with the Bundesliga side.

Haller is the second attacking player signed by Borussia Dortmund for 38 million euros this summer after Red Bull Salzburg’s Karim Adeyemi. In addition, Dortmund also acquired two central defenders Nico Schlottbeck and Niklas Sure from Freiburg and Bayern respectively.

Son Heung-min returns to South Korea to play football with fever

Recently, Chosun Ilbo (South Korea) reported that Son Heung-min, the first Asian player to win the title of “England Premier League’s top scorer” in history, just played in the Premier League. Korea 6 pm / 7.

It was then that the Tottenham Hotspur striker played a friendly match against K-League 1 Seongnam FC in Jeongja-dong (Seongnam Bundang-gu, Gyeonggi-do).

Dortmund buy Haller but not Haaland - Son Heung-min's return to South Korea caused a fever
Son Heung-min’s return to South Korea to play football caused a fever.

According to North Korean newspapers, the friendly match between Son Heung-min’s team and their opponents took place on the afternoon of July 6 under “closed free kick” conditions. However, when some reporters visited the Seongnam Club, they got permission from Son Heung-min to take pictures and record videos 5 minutes before the start of the aforementioned game.

When I heard that the same player who won the “2021/22 Premier League top scorer” and “Golden Shoe Award” as Mohamed Salah appeared in this game, many fans climbed the wall of the football stadium and entered the stadium. Watch the “Sonaldo” game.

The leaders of Seongnam FC only asked fans not to record the video of the game, but it did not prevent them from illegally entering the stadium to watch Son Heung-min’s game during this repatriation, even though the game was intended. Do it without an audience.

Bayern Munich formally asks to buy De Ligt

According to Italian media reports, Bayern Munich has officially issued a €75 million offer to Juventus for Mattis De Ligt. However, “The Old Lady of Turin” hopes to get about 85 million euros through the deal. Currently, Juventus are waiting for Chelsea’s next move, and the team also wants to have the Dutch midfielder. Juventus are likely to recruit Koulibaly from Napoli if De Ligt is sold.

Dortmund buy Haller but not Haaland - Son Heung-min's return to South Korea caused a fever
Bayern Munich officially asked to buy De Ligt.

Paris Saint-Germain extend Dagba contract

According to Paris Saint-Germain’s official website, Paris has reached an agreement to extend the contract of full-back Colin Dagba. The French player will be at the Parc des Princes until June 2025. Even so, Dagba will remain with Strasbourg on loan for the 2022/23 season.

Atletico Madrid confirm Witsel

On their homepage, Atletico Madrid have just confirmed they have rookie Axel Witsel. The Belgian midfielder joined the Wanda Metropolitano on a free transfer from Dortmund. Witsel has just signed a one-year contract with Atletico Madrid, becoming the first rookie for Roy Blancos this summer.

Messi suddenly contacts Xavi

According to El Chiringuito TV, Messi recently called Xavi directly to “explain” his dissatisfaction with Paris Saint-Germain, thus expressing his desire to reunite with Barcelona again. At the request of a former teammate, the Blaugrana head coach readily agreed, but wanted to ask President Laporta for more advice.

Dortmund buy Haller but not Haaland - Son Heung-min's return to South Korea caused a fever
No less than once this season, head coach Xavi has expressed his desire to be reunited with former teammate Messi.

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