Portuguese Benfica in the first leg of the quarterfinals of the Europa League won at home German “Eintracht”. The match ended with the score 4:2, and hat-trick scored by a 19 year old player, joão Feliz. He also gave a scoring pass. Have hunted for him top clubs of Europe.
Thanks to three goals scored against “Eintracht”, joão Feliz became the youngest author of a hat-trick in the Europa League. On this day he turned 19 years and 153 days.
It is worth noting that in October 2007 the striker “Atletico Madrid” Sergio Aguero scored three goals in the game of the UEFA Cup with the “Kayseri Ergaster”. Then the Argentinian was 19 years and 124 days. However, in 2009 the UEFA Cup was transformed into the Europa League, so joão Feliz is the youngest author of a hat-trick in the Europa League.
Match highlights of the match Benfica – Eintracht Frankfurt
Also, joão Feliz – the first in 27 years the player of Benfica, who scored a hat-trick in the European Cup matches. The last who managed to do Antonio Pacheco, in September 1992, he scored three goals against the Slovenian Izola in the UEFA Cup.
Regarding Joao, Felicia, the player is now estimated at 120 million euros. But to see it in his composition I want real Madrid, Manchester city and Juventus.