Erling Haaland does not have a release clause for Real Madrid, according to Pep Guardiola

Despite an electric start to life at Manchester City, fans are worried that Erling Haaland could leave the club due to a release clause in his contract.

Since the season commenced on August 6, the towering midfielder has made the Premier League his own. In a testament to his powers of maturity, he’s ignored those who doubted his talent and proved himself as the best player in the division. Thus far, he’s showcased an incredible footballing brain and frightening physical strength en route to bagging a staggering 19 goals in 12 games.

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His incredible run of form continued at the weekend, with the Norwegian superstar bagging a hattrick in the Manchester Derby. And consequently, prove that he has the minerals to produce impressive performances on the biggest stage.

Then just a few days later, he found the back of the net twice against Copenhagen in the Champions League. Therefore, City supporters are quite rightfully enjoying the memorable moments he’s bestowing upon them. However, if the rumours are correct, it might not go on for much longer.

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Pep Guardiola denies a release clause could result in Erling Haaland leave Manchester City

Reports from Spain claim that as per the terms of the contract he signed with City, the 22-year-old could move to the Bernebeu. Supposedly, the Spanish club could secure the services of the 22-year-old for €200 million in 2024, or €175 million in 2025.

But luckily for City enthusiasts, following their European victory, Guardiola denied the rumours.

As per The Guardian, the Spaniard said: “It’s not true. He has no release clause for Real Madrid or any other team. It’s not true, what can I say? I have the feeling he is pleased here and we will try to make him happy.

“You cannot worry about the rumours, we have to worry about what we can control.”

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