Haaland with 5 objectives breaks Metropolis’s report in a single season

Erling Haaland broke Manchester Metropolis’s single-season goalscoring report together with his fifth objective of the sport within the Champions League spherical of 16 second leg in opposition to RB Leipzig on Tuesday.

Haaland, 22, now has 39 objectives in all competitions for Metropolis this season, surpassing the mark of 38 set by Tommy Johnson through the 1928-29 season.

Metropolis led RB Leipzig 6-0 on the evening and 7-1 on mixture when Pep Guardiola retired Haaland shortly after the hour mark, the Norway worldwide scoring all 5 of his objectives in 60 minutes.

The stellar evening for Man Metropolis’s Haaland put him in elite firm, as solely Lionel Messi and Luiz Adriano have scored 5 objectives in a single Champions League match. Haaland can be solely the third participant to attain 10 objectives or extra in a single European marketing campaign, Messi having carried out so 5 occasions and Cristiano Ronaldo seven).

Maybe most notably, Haaland nonetheless has 11 Premier League video games to play, and with Metropolis additionally alive within the FA Cup and Champions League, the information might proceed to fall.