Manchester City: Ortega joking Haaland at presentation
Goalkeeper Stefan Ortega made a joke at the expenditure of star striker Erling Haaland and also caused giggling at the discussion of Manchester City's newbies.
Haaland thrilled the fans singing, dance and also with a dig at the city competitor. Which battle is he most eagerly anticipating? I dislike to claim her name, but Manchester United, responded the Norwegian. I make sure we'll enjoy together, he claimed, while his daddy Alf-Inge, who when also played for City, nodded in contract in the audience.
I advised him a few mins ago that he has actually never scored against me, claimed the former Bielefeld player in front of countless fans at the Etihad Stadium.
Ortega introduced himself to fans as a mix in between Oliver Kahn and Iker Casillas, whom he loved as a youngster. I'm a modern goalkeeper as well as I like playing football in the last line, at high risk, he stated.
Haaland switched from Borussia Dortmund to the English football champs for 75 million euros, where he authorized up until 2027. No fee scheduled for Ortega (2025 ). On top of that, the group around instructor Pep Guardiola enhanced with midfielder Kalvin Phillips (Leeds United/ 48.75 million) and assailant Julián Álvarez (River Plate/ 17).
The newbies existed on a stage at the west entrance of the arena. I'm very thrilled to be here, Ortega claimed. For once, the sunlight also shone, possibly as a result of me, he said, and also triggered cheers.