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Eagle-eyed fans spot Scott Carson’s message on Erling Haaland’s match ball after Man City hat-trick vs Fulham

Manchester City striker Erling Haaland has continued his impressive form, scoring six goals in just four games this season. Following Man City's 5-1 victory over Fulham on Saturday, Haaland showcased his match ball covered in messages from his teammates.

Impressive Performance

The 23-year-old Norwegian forward scored a hat-trick in the game, taking his total goal tally to 58 in just 59 appearances for Man City. Haaland also provided an assist for Julian Alvarez's goal and Nathan Ake also found the back of the net. With this win, Man City maintains a perfect start to the Premier League season.

Showing off the Match Ball

Haaland took to Instagram after the game, posting several pictures with his match ball and thanking his supporters for their continued support. The post received over a million likes, but it was the inscription on the ball that caught fans' attention.

A Special Message

Usually, teammates sign the ball of hat-trick heroes, and this game was no exception. Scott Carson, City's reserve goalkeeper, left a personal message above his signature on the match ball. He wrote, "Earl, what a human. Top man." Fans speculated about the meaning behind Carson's heartfelt message, expressing their admiration for Haaland.

Man City's next game will be against West Ham on September 16, after the international break, where Haaland will be looking to continue his impressive goal-scoring streak.