Rashford sets new UCL record many will struggle to break including Messi and Ronaldo
Rashford sets new UCL record many will struggle to break including Messi and Ronaldo

Rashford sets new UCL record Messi, Ronaldo, Others many struggle to break during their last clash with RB Leipzig 5 goals thrashing.

Marcus Rashford is the quickest player to score a hat-trick in the Champions League as a substitute.

It took just 27 minutes for the Man United striker to score three goals in his sides’ 5-0 thrashing of RB Leipzig

Kylian Mbappe formerly holds the record of the feat scoring as a substitute for PSG in 38 minutes.

Marcus Rashford now holds the record for the quickest substitute to score a hat-trick following Man United’s thrashing of RB Leipzig at Old Trafford, Mirror.

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The England international was brought on for Jonny van De Beek in the 63rd minute while United were leading by 1-0.

Marcus Rashford becomes fastest player score hat-trick from bench in UCL history. Photo by Matthew Peters Source: Getty Images

The Red Devils’ forward then completed his brace four minutes later with an instinctive finish. United won a penalty and Rashford allowed Anthony Martial to register his account in the 89th minute.

But Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men were not finished yet as Rashford completed his hat-trick to further demoralize Leipzig who have had most of the possessions earlier in the match.

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It took just 27 minutes for the English striker to write his name into the history books of the Champions League.

Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappe previously held the record scoring three goals in 38 minutes. Uruguayan legend Walter Pandiani scored a hat-trick within 44 minutes of his introduction while Joseba Llorente completed the feat in 45 minutes.

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