New signing Erling Haaland scored on his debut as Manchester Metropolis beat Bayern Munich in a match twice held up by a lightning storm in Wisconsin on Saturday evening.
Haaland, who joined City for £51.2m from Borussia Dortmund, scored after 12 minutes within the pre-season pleasant.
The 22-year-old missed the primary match of Metropolis’s US tour, in opposition to Mexico’s Membership America, with harm niggles.
And Metropolis boss Pep Guardiola stated the ahead “wants time”.
Haaland’s purpose got here from a whipped cross from man of the match Jack Grealish, with the Norway worldwide ending from shut vary.
Guardiola stated: “He scored a purpose which is vital, these sort of objectives in entrance of the keeper – at all times he is there.
“We’ll see how he reacts to the niggles that he had within the earlier weeks.
“After we come again we now have lengthy weeks to arrange each weekend sport. In these two or three weeks we are going to get the perfect kind.”
There have been two delays due to lightning within the space – one earlier than kick-off and one within the first half – which resulted within the match being shortened to 80 minutes.
This fixture was the primary soccer match to be performed at one of many nation’s prime sport venues – Lambeau Subject – residence of prime NFL group the Inexperienced Bay Packers.
After giving Metropolis the lead, Haaland regarded as if he had made it 2-0 simply earlier than the break however his left-footed shot from inside the realm was disallowed for offside.
Metropolis will now fly again to England and can tackle Liverpool within the Neighborhood Protect at Leicester’s King Energy Stadium on Saturday.