‘He’s generating unreal quantities… but you must relish the prospect to test by yourself from him’: Steven Davis has identified as for Northern Eire teammates to shutdown Norway star Erling Haaland in Nations League tie
- Northern Eire get on Norway in the Nations League on Wednesday night
- Erling Haaland scored twice when Norway gained 5-one at Windsor Park in September
- Borussia Dortmund striker is set to be primary threat yet again for Norway
- Steven Davis admits his aspect have to relish the challenge in halting the striker
Steven Davis has challenged his Northern Eire teammates to continue to keep Norway surprise kid Erling Haaland tranquil in Oslo on Wednesday night and stake their assert for a position in the Euro 2020 perform-off remaining.
The 20-12 months-previous Borussia Dortmund striker scored twice when Norway gained 5-one at Windsor Park in the Nations League final month and then claimed a hat-trick from Romania on Sunday – using his whole for the period to 11 plans in nine games for club and region.
Davis admits Haaland will be the primary threat yet again as Ian Baraclough’s aspect check out to boost on their inadequate file in the Nations League.
Northern Eire captain Steven Davis has challenged his teammates to relish the prospect of dealing with a Norway staff led by star striker Erling Haaland
Haaland has emerged as a person of Europe’s most feared marksman and was on concentrate on twice when Norway gained 5-one at Windsor Park final month
But the Northern Eire captain also knows that some gamers will have an eye on subsequent month’s winner-will take-all clash with Slovakia in Belfast for a position at the Euros.
‘He is a phenomenal expertise,’ stated Davis. ‘He’s generating unreal quantities at this kind of a young age.
‘But when you arrive up from these gamers you relish the prospect to test by yourself from them, and it will be a excellent probability to do that for whoever plays.
‘In November, all people will be determined to perform in the perform-off remaining and Wednesday is a excellent prospect to stake a assert.
‘If you get the prospect, you’ve got to grasp in with both of those palms.’
The Borussia Dortmund hitman is the present-day Nations League best scorer with 6 plans