Erling Haaland set to be offered £600,000-per-week contract with Man City fearful he could be lured away by Saudi clubs or Real Madrid

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  • Haaland second-highest paid Premier League player
  • Only team-mate Kevin De Bruyne earns more
  • City will offer big money to keep Norwegian

WHAT HAPPENED? Fresh off a hat-trick in Saturday's win over Fulham, The Daily Star reports that Haaland is set to offered a wage in the region of £600,000 per week. It's clear that the English champions want to keep the striker at any cost.

THE BIGGER PICTURE: Clubs from Saudi Arabia have flexed their financial muscle this summer, luring several big names away from the Premier League. As for Real Madrid, they're looking for a Karim Benzema replacement after the Frenchman himself left for Saudi Arabia. Despite Jude Bellingham's electric start, Los Blancos will no doubt be keeping an eye on Haaland's situation.


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WHAT NEXT FOR HAALAND? The 23 year old could be set for another big payday should City's plans come to fruition. In terms of his on-pitch future, Haaland is on international duty and will likely play a part in Norway's upcoming games against Jordan and Georgia.