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Lewandowski Sets New Record in Champions League

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The in form Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski has set a new record in the Champions League history after his team hampered Salzburg 7-1 in their last-16 yesterday night.



Lewandowski has become the first player to have scored an hat-trick in the opening 23 minutes of Champions League match.

It was however, said to be the earliest in a Champions League game that a player has registered a hat-trick, surpassing Marco Simone's 24-minute treble for Milan against Rosenborg in 1996.

The Poland international put the Bavarian giants in front from the penalty spot in the 12th minute after drawing a foul from Maximilian Wober.

Lewandowski has scored twelve goals in this season champion league after having his fifth Champions league hat trick.

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Champions League: Di Maria surpasses Messi’s record, close to breaking Ronaldo’s

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On Wednesday, Juventus winger Angel Di Maria passed Paris Saint-Germain forward Lionel Messi to move into second place overall in the UEFA Champions League's all-time assists list, just behind Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo.After recording a hat-trick of assists in Juventus' Champions League victory over Maccabi Haifa on Wednesday night, Di Maria accomplished the feat.The former Real Madrid and Manchester United player put on a show for La Bianconeri ag...
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Yersterday Benfica goalkeeper broke the long standing uefa champions league record by being the youngest goalkeeper to keep a champions league match. He is just 18 and he set another record . iker cassilas was the holder of the record when he first appeared for real madrid at a young age but the benfica shot stopper was some months younger.
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Nigerian Born Player Sets New Premier League Record

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