‘It’s a real goosebumps’ – Holland surprised by Borussia Dortmund’s ‘Yellow Wall’

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Retrieved 26 April 2020, 00:18 IST

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Erling Holland of Borussia Dortmund

Earling Holland says hearing the names of Borussia Dortmund fans on the famous ‘Yellow Wall’ was one of the best moments of his life.

Holland arrived in Dortmund from Salzburg in January, having already scored 26 goals in all competitions, including eight in the Champions League group stage.

The Norwegian international made a quick impact with a hat-trick net after coming off the bench during his debut.

His form also continued in Europe, with the youngster helping to double himself with a 2-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain, although the Bundesliga failed to assist Dortmund in their progress before landing at the Pound in Paris. The coronary virus epidemic.

In an interview with Dortmund’s official site, Holland – who is heavily associated with Manchester United – expressed surprise at the reception he received from home fans at Signal Iduna Park.

“Honestly, this is one of the best moments of my life,” Holland said, adding that he spent most of his time training, meditating and playing in FIFA 20.

“It’s just unbelievable and indescribable when it happens. It’s pure gossip.

“I’m watching [Yellow] Wall and all these fans are just amazing. This is a great feeling that can happen to you. “

Holland’s incredible appearance has been compared to that of former Dortmund star Robert Lewandowski, although the 19-year-old has distinguished the two stars as his idols.

He added, “I had a lot of idols as a child.”[But if] I have to name two players, [it would be] Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. “

Diormond are second in the Bundesliga table with the German Football League aiming to start the season again in May, with Bayern Munich leaders four points behind.

However, games will have to be played behind closed doors, as large gatherings are banned in Germany until at least August 31.