Erling Haaland turned the quickest participant in historical past to attain 15 Champions League targets on Tuesday night time as Borussia Dortmund eased previous Membership Brugge in a 3-Zero victory.
Haaland has achieved the feat in simply 12 video games, seven fewer than the earlier file collectively held by Manchester United legend Ruud van Nistelrooy and former Tottenham ahead Roberto Soldado.
In actual fact, Haaland has to this point solely failed to attain in two appearances in Europe’s premier competitors.
Haaland added one other strike after the break, with Jadon Sancho additionally scoring a luxurious first-half free-kick, as Dortmund closed in on qualification to the knockout phases of the competitors.
A win towards Lazio of their penultimate match subsequent Wednesday night would see them declare prime spot in Group F.
The Norway star was already the joint-fastest to get to 5 Champions League targets – taking three video games, the identical as Chelsea legend Didier Drogba.
He was additionally the quickest to achieve 10 targets (seven matches), reaching the mark 4 video games faster than some other participant within the competitors’s historical past.
Extremely, Haaland has additionally now scored extra targets (16) than the likes of Brazilian Ronaldo, Zinedine Zidane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
So there’s little marvel why he was just lately named the 2020 Golden boy.