Modified 01 Jun 2020, 00:06 IST
Jadon Sancho broke an English and a Bundesliga document on Sunday, because the Borussia Dortmund winger scored a hat-trick in a 6-1 rout of Paderborn.
Sancho, who revealed a “justice for George Floyd” t-shirt after scoring his first aim within the 57th minute, put Dortmund 2-Zero up following Thorgan Hazard’s opener.
It took the teenager onto 15 targets for the season, making him the primary English participant to register not less than 15 targets and assists in a single season in certainly one of Europe’s high 5 leagues because the 1994-95 Premier League marketing campaign, when Matt Le Tissier did so for Southampton.
The winger additionally turned the primary participant to realize the feat in a Bundesliga marketing campaign, because the begin of detailed knowledge gathering in 2004-05.
15 – Jadon Sancho (16 targets, 16 assists) is the primary English participant to register each 15 targets and assists in a single season within the high 5 European leagues since @mattletiss7 within the 1994-95 Premier League. Expertise. #SCPBVB pic.twitter.com/35a75mhies
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) Could 31, 2020
Sancho was not carried out there, nevertheless, and drilled in a second within the 74th minute earlier than rounding off the win – and his hat-trick – in stoppage time.
Dortmund’s victory strikes them onto 60 factors, 4 away from Borussia Monchengladbach and Bayer Leverkusen, although seven adrift of Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich.