Fallen Premier League giants Manchester United are reportedly closing in on a deal for highly-rated Red Bull Salzburg player Erling Haaland whom they are keen to sign in the January transfer market.
This is according to the publication from the stables of The Sun which stated that Manchester United are ready to offer the 19-year-old striker contract terms worth £200,000 on a weekly basis.
The proposed contract offer from Manchester United would be ten times of his present weekly wages at Red Bull Salzburg FC of Austria.
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Norwegian international star Erling Haaland earns £20,000 on a weekly basis at Austrian champions Red Bull Salzburg and the financial package will definitely see a significant increase upon his move to the Premier League.
Manchester United are not the only club interested in Erling Haaland with other European teams like Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig also interested in signing him.
German Bundesliga outfits Borussia Dortmund and RB Leipzig are joined in the race to sign the 19-year-old attacker by Italian Serie A champions Juventus.
Erling Haaland has painted European football with goals this season in the colours of Red Bull Salzburg having scored 28 goals in 22 matches in all competitions including eight goals in the Champions League.