Alan Shearer reveals why he wouldn’t want to play alongside this Man City star

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Newcastle legend Alan Shearer says he would prefer not playing on the same team as Manchester City striker Erling Haaland.

Speaking with Amazon Prime Video sports official TikTok account, Shearer said that the Norwegian would not pass the ball to him if he’s opportune to.

However, the former English player still adores Haaland as he described him in November as “the perfect centre-forward”.

Also, in August, Shearer tipped the 23-year-old to get “even better” due to his outstanding natural talent coupled with the fact that he is working with arguably the best manager in the world, Pep Guardiola.

He however went ahead to choose Wayne Rooney over Erling Haaland when inquired of his choice.

Shearer however is of the opinion that Haaland is a selfish striker but our hitman has proven the Former English player wrong as he has passed for his teammate instead of taking a shot in several cases.