Erling Haaland continues to break records at Manchester City

Sports Tak Staff
March 152023

Manchester City striker Erling Haaland scored another hat-trick as the Cityzens beat RB Leipzig 7-0 in the Champions League Round of 16 2nd leg. 

He scored five goals, becoming the first player to do so for City in a Champions League game. 

Only two other players have managed to score five goals in a single CL game. 

They are Lionel Messi (Barcelona) and Luiz Adriano (Shakhtar Donetsk).

Haaland also became the fastest player to 30 CL goals, doing so in 25 matches.

The striker now has more goals than CL winner Wayne Rooney in the competition!

Haaland also moved above Lionel Messi to become the youngest player to 30 Champions League goals. 

The Norwegian is also the highest-ever goalscorer for his club, with a brilliant 39 goals across all competitions for the striker.

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