Last season, that tally was even higher. This time he bagged 27 goals from 28 matches, only being outscored by Robert Lewandowski.
And while United have a plethora of options, Solskjaer and Murtough both feel Haaland can be an Old Trafford hit.
After all, why wouldn’t he be?
Ronaldo’s return means United don’t necessarily need him but they know that, no matter how mercurial the 36-year-old is, he can only go on for so long.
And Haaland has the potential to outdo the forward, having been so deadly throughout his career so far.