Before the group stage of the Champions League, there were doubts whether Sébastien Haller could handle the level. Now, two and a half months later, Haller is the top scorer in the Champions League alongside Robert Lewandowski.
Against Besiktas the striker scored his eighth and ninth goals last Wednesday.
“Haller is one of the top strikers in Europe,” was the statement this week in Studio soccer ball. Different reactions at the table. “He’s a good striker for Ajax, but I don’t see him in the starting XI at Manchester City, Real Madrid or FC Barcelona,” said Theo Janssen.
“Agree that he is not a European top,” says Rafael van der Vaart. “But against Dortmund he was really, really good. I never expected that, but it kind of makes sense. He’s doing great. ” Van Hooijdonk: “It should be a little faster.”