BVB License Player Sebastian Keel does not want to overvalue the statements made by Erlang Haaland (21) after the 5-1 win against the SC Freiburg. Despite the criticism of the Norwegian, he still sees opportunities for a whereabout in Dortmund.

We continue to hope for ways to keep assuring beyond the summer, said Keel on Sunday in the Sport1 -doppelpass, but also knows: The only way to keep him runs over the winning of titles.

In addition, the 41-year-old timely discussions announced with Haaland to clear out possible differences. I will take the opportunity in the next few days to talk to him, says Keel. Of course he is someone who polarizes, and we will try to keep him. I’ll talk to him why he gives such an interview after a 5-1 victory.

Also, Keel underlined that the club by no means set a deadline to the striker. In the interior, there is nothing new, also no conversations. At some point the time when I need to know for the squad planning, which players I have available, said the BVB License Player.

But it does not give no deadline. We have no pressure exerted in this direction. We certainly have a few days left.

The club was subject to certain economic constraints due to the Corona Pandemic, but the revenue by a possible Haaland departure in the summer BVB is not instructed. If we have the opportunity to extend with him or go to another year, we would try very much, Gel added.

Keel can basically understand reaction

Nevertheless, Keel expressed a fundamental understanding that Haaland had the whole debate Nerve. That the whole situation does something with him, I can understand. You can not forget the boy is 21 years old. It’s the media that fires the topic every day. It is clear that the boy’s neck is full of the neck is, says Keel.

Haaland had criticized the Dortmund responsible for the 5: 1 (3: 0) against Sc Freiburg. He did not tell the last half of the year out of respect for Dortmund, I have left all the other around the world. But the club puts me under pressure that I decide.

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The 21-year-old still owns a contract in Dortmund until June 2024, after this season he can leave the DFB Cup winner but due to an exit clause for comported 75 million euros.