The UEFA Champions League is the most lucrative club competition in the World, it is one that most footballers want to play in before they hang off their boots.
Liverpool’s forward player, Mohamed Salah wrote his name in the history of the competition in the game against Rangers where he scored the fastest hat trick. The Egyptian scored the three goals for the Reds in the space of seven minutes.
However, Notjustok has decided to highlight the fastest hat tricks in the history of the UEFA Champions League.
(1) Mohamed Salah: 7 minutes; ( Rangers 1-7 Liverpool), October 12th, 2022)
The Egyptian scored his hat trick in the game against Rangers after coming off the bench on match day 4 of the 2022/23 season.
(2) Bafetimbi Gomis: 8 minutes; ( Lyon 7-1 Dinamo Zagreb, December 7th, 2011)
He scored the hat trick while playing for Lyon against Dinamo Zagreb. The player scored three goals in the eight minutes.
(3) Mike Newell: 9 minutes; ( Blackburn 4-1 Rosenborg, December 6th, 1995)
The Englishman represented 13 different clubs in his career, playing a total of 530 league games and scoring 120 goals. He is third on the list following his nine minutes hat trick in the game against Rosenborg during the 1995/96 season.
(4) Raheem Sterling: 11 minutes ; ( Manchester City 5-1 Atalanta, October 22nd, 2019)
The Chelsea player has his share of this great achievement in the Champions League. He scored his hat trick against Atalanta during the 2019/20 season.
(5) Cristiano Ronaldo: 11 minutes; (Real Madrid 8-0 Malmo, December 8th, 2015)
The Manchester United player achieved this feat in the game against Malmo during the 2015/16 season while playing for Real Madrid.
(5) Robert Lewandowski: 11 minutes; ( Bayern Munich 7-1 Salzburg, March 8th, 2022)
The Polish striker is known for his goal-scoring record while he was playing for Bayern Munich. He scored his hat trick in the same number of minutes as Ronaldo in the 2021/22 season.
(7) Robert Lewandowski: 12 minutes; ( Bayern Munich 6-0 Crvena Zvezda, November 26th, 2019)
He wrote his name in the history book of the competition some seasons earlier where he scored a hat trick in 12 seconds in the game against Crvena Zvezda.
(7) Luiz Andriano: 12 minutes; ( Shakhtar Donetsk 7-0 Bate, October 21st, 2014)
The Brazilian is the last player on this list with the fastest hat trick in the history of the competition. He achieved this in the game against Bate during the 2021/22 season. We