Erling Haaland's mouth-watering hat-trick record leaves many PL legends behind

Sports Tak Staff
January 222023

Manchester City striker Erling Haaland scored his 20th, 21st and 22nd PL goals against Wolves on Sunday.

The hat-trick was his fourth of the season, coming in just 19 matches!

Here, we take a look at how many matches some of the best strikers take to score four hat-tricks in the PL. 

Second after Haaland is former Manchester United legend Ruud van Nistelrooy, who took 65 games to score 4 hat-tricks!

Third is former Liverpool forward Luis Suarez, who took 81 games to score 4 hat-tricks. 

Newcastle legend Alan Shearer is fourth, having taken 86 games to score 4 hat-tricks. 

Another Liverpool legend in Robbie Fowler took 89 matches to score 4 hat-tricks. 

The Man City win was an important one as well, with the defending champions reducing the gap to current league leaders Arsenal. 

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