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Patson Daka: Salzburg’s $8.8 Million Prospect Adjusts To Life After Haaland


Red Bull Salzburg have lost the Spitzenspiel 3-2 to Linzer ASK and dropped to second place in the Austrian Bundesliga. It was the first game after Erling Haaland had left the club for Borussia Dortmund, putting his successor Patson Daka in the spotlight.

The 21-year-old Zambian national team striker had been Salzburg's second-best scorer during the first half of the season. Going into the game on Friday, Daka has scored 14 goals and three assists in 17 Austrian Bundesliga games.

On Friday, the forward seemed destined to score. In the sixth minute, Daka jumped on a Hee-chan Hwan cross ...


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