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How Many Goals Does Haaland Have Against Fulham Ahead Of League Match?

Manchester City forward Erling Haaland has scored against every opponent he has faced in the Premier. The Norwegian striker, however, has scored more goals against some opponents than others; therefore, ‘How many goals does Haaland have against Fulham’ ahead of the Saturday Premier League match.

The ex-Borussia Dortmund striker signed with the Cityzens in the summer of 2022, and within a mere eighteen months at Manchester City, he has netted a many of goals, proving to be a formidable player for many football clubs.

Haaland has scored 61 goals for Manchester City in the Premier League, and five of these goals were scored against Fulham, making them one of his favourite opponents. He has only scored more goals against City’s local rivals, Manchester United.

The Norwegian first match against Fulham was in front of 52, 395 fans at the Etihad Stadium. The Cityzens defeated their visitors 2-1 to secure all the 3 points in a treble-winning season.

Julian Alvarez opened the scoring in the 17 minutes of the match, but his goal was cancelled by Andreas Pereira’s 28 minutes penalty.

None of the team were able to find the back of the net for the major part of the match until Erling Haaland secured the victory for Pep Guardiola’s side with a 90 minute winner from the spot-kick.

Similarly, both the Norwegian striker and the Argentina forward secured a 2-1 victory in the return leg at Craven Cottage in April 2023.

Haaland also scored from the spot-kick just three minutes into the game, but the Cityzens were unable to hold on to victory for so long as Carlos Vinícius Cancelled Haaland’s goal 12 minutes later.

However, Julian Alvarez wonderful strike in the 36 minutes was enough for the Cityzens to secure an away victory that sent them to the top of the Premier League table for the first time since 17 February 2023.

Pep Guardiola’s team ultimately clinched the league title by overtaking Arsenal at the top, despite the latter holding the position for the majority of the season.

Erling Haaland and Pep Guardiola

Erling Haaland last three goals against Fulham came last September at the Etihad Stadium. The Norwegian striker scored his first hat-trick against Marco Silva’s side in front of their home fans.

Julian Alvarez and Nathan Ake gave the City a deserving first half lead, before Haaland took it upon himself in the last 45 minutes. He scored three goals, the first one in the 50th minutes. The second from a spot-kick at the 70 minutes and the last goal came during the stoppage time.

Therefore, to answer the question ‘ how many goals does Haaland have against Fulham?’, the Norwegian striker has five goals and also provided 1 assist in three appearances against Marco Silva’s men.

The Man City forward will strive to be on the scoresheet again on Saturday as they visit Craven Cottage in a must win match to remain in contention for the Premier League title. With a victory, the Cityzens will be just 6 points away from winning the league, even if Arsenal won all their remaining matches.

Toba Atoyebi

A seasoned sports journalist with extensive experience in the field, having contributed to numerous news outlets worldwide.
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