Erling Haaland becomes the Bundesliga’s youngest player to score 50 goals.
Erling Haaland returned from injury for Borussia Dortmund in gameweek 13 of the Bundesliga 2021-22 season.
Dortmund defeated Wolfsburg 3-1 to remain one point behind Bayern Munich in second place.
Wolfsburg took the lead through Wout Weghorst, but Dortmund rallied with goals from Emre Can, Donyell Malen, and Haaland. Meanwhile, Haaland established a new Bundesliga record.
He has been a sensation in the Bundesliga, finishing second only to Bayern Munich’s Robert Lewandowski.
Haaland deserves every accolade for the impact he has made at such a young age.
At 21 years, 4 months, and 6 days, Haaland is the youngest player to score 50 Bundesliga goals, according to Opta.
Haaland made his 50th Bundesliga appearance and is the fastest to reach the milestone of 50 goals. In 70 games, the star striker has 71 goals for Dortmund. This season, he has 14 goals across all competitions.
The result of the Dortmund match separates Bayern Munich and Dortmund by a point.
Bayern Munich has 31 points from 13 games. They’ve won ten games, drawn one, and lost two. Bayern Munich has 42 goals and 13 goals conceded.
Meanwhile, Dortmund secured their tenth league victory (W10 D0 L3). They have 30 points after scoring 33 and allowing 19. Wolfsburg is currently seventh, having suffered their fifth defeat. Armenia, on the other hand, is second from the bottom.