UEFA Champions League Top 10 players who scored a hat-trick on their Champions league debut


With Ajax Amsterdam’s Sebastien Haller stellar performance tonight, we look for players who scored a hat-trick on their UEFA Champions League debut before him.

The Ivory Coast forward has been in a stunning form tonight for Ajax as he scored four goals on his UCL debut to inspire his side to a confortable 1-5 away victory over Sporting Lisbon.

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Below is the Top 10 :

1- Marco van Basten (AC Milan 4-0 IFK Göteborg, 25/11/1992)

2- Faustino Asprilla (Newcastle United 3-2 Barcelona, 17/09/1997)

3- Yakubu Aiyegbeni (Maccabi Haifa 3-0 Olympiacos, 24/09/2002)

4- Wayne Rooney (Manchester United 6-2 Fenerbahçe, 28/09/2004)

5- Vincenzo Iaquinta (Udinese 3-0 Panathinaikos, 14/09/2004)

6- Grafite (Wolfsburg 3-1 CSKA Moskva, 15/09/2009)

7- Yacine Brahimi (Porto 6-0 BATE Borisov, 17/09/2014)

8- Erling Haaland (Salzburg 6-2 Genk, 17/09/2019)

9- Mislav Oršić (GNK Dinamo 4-0 Atalanta, 18/09/2019)

10- Sebastien Haller (Sporting CP 1-5 Ajax, 15/9/2021)

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