UECL: Gift Orban scores fastest hattrick in European competition

Published on: 15 March 2023

Nigeria's Gift Orban continued his blistering form of scoring goals for KAA Gent as picked off from the last match he played to write his name in the annals of history, Nigeriasoccernet.com reports.

The 20-year-old youngster has scored after hattrick in three minutes of the UEFA Europa Conference League in against Turkish club Istanbul Basaksehir on Wednesday.

Orban scores in the 31st, 32nd and 34th minute of the game to hand his side a 3-0 lead away from home in the first half.

This feat which is the fastest in the history of European competition comes just few days after he score four goals for Gent in the Belgian Jupiler League.

He has now scored twelve goals in eight matches, scoring nine of Gent's 11 goals this month.

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