Erling Haaland sparks up chaos after infuriating Sevilla goalkeeper with his goal celebration

Erling Haaland sparks up chaos after infuriating Sevilla goalkeeper with his goal celebration

- Erling Haaland sparked up anger during Borussia Dortmund's 2-2 draw with Sevilla

- The youngster scored twice in the game but his goals were cancelled out before the end of the game

- Sevilla players got angry with the Norwegian for his wild jubilation after scoring from the penalty spot

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Erling Haaland scored twice in Borrusia Dortmund's 2-2 draw against Spanish League giants Sevilla in Germany earlier this week.

The goals meant the Bundesliga outfit progressed to the quarterfinals of this season's UEFA Champions League on 5-4 aggregate having won the first leg 3-2 in Spain.

He grabbed his first of the game in the 35th minute while completing his brace nine minutes after the resumption.

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Though the visitors scored twice in the second half to stalemate their hosts in the second leg, that was not enough to help them avoid crashing out of the competition at the first knockout stage.

Erling Haaland sparks up chaos after infuriating Sevilla goalkeeper with his celebration
Erling Haaland's celebration after finally converting a penalty for his side in the second half. Photo by Alexandre Simoes/Borussia Dortmund
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However, the Norwegian sparked up chaos following his wild celebration in front of Yassine Bounou after converting the spot-kick - his action aggravated the anger of the visitors.

According to Daily Mail, they confronted Haaland on the touchline and tensions were raised before the referee eventually diffused the situation.

He's the fastest player in competition history to reach that record and managed it in 10 fewer appearances than Harry Kane, the previous record holder.

The 20-year-old has already scored more Champions League goals than some legends of the game, including Ronaldinho, Francesco Totti, Carlos Tevez, Radamel Falcao and Romelu Lukaku.

His goals weren't enough for Dortmund to win the match as Youssef En-Nesyri scored twice but the German side progress 5-4 on aggregate.

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Legit.ng earlier reported that Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has expressed his admiration for the duo of Erling Haaland and Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe following their impressive games in the Champions League.

Kylian Mbappe was in great form for PSG as the Frenchman scored three goals for the French champions in their perfect win over Spanish giants Barcelona.

Haaland on the other hand inspired Borussia Dortmund with two goals in their comeback win over Sevilla.

Oluwatomiwa is a sports editor with Legit.ng. He has over eight years of field and office experience in the media industry. He graduated from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism in 2014 with HND in Mass Communication. Connect with him on Twitter @TomiwaBabalola.

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