Picture : what a debut for Sebastien Haller with Ajax !

Sébastien Haller repeats an old record of Van Basten!

The Ivorian Sébastien Haller (Ajax) has become the main sensation of the first round of Champions League group stage.

*Haller became only the 2nd player to score 4 goals on his Champions League debut. The first was Marco van Basten in November 1992 (Milan, vs Goteborg).

*Haller is the 10th player to score a hat-trick on his Champions League debut.

*Haller is the first African player to score 4 goals in a Champions League match.

*Haller has scored within 68 seconds of making his Champions League debut. This is 2nd fastest goal of CL debutant. The record belongs to Andreas Möller who scored at 37 seconds on his competition debut in 1995.

1Marco van BastenMilan425/11/1992Göteborg 4-0
2Faustino AsprillaNewcastle317/09/1997Barcelona 3-2
3Yakubu AiyegbeniMaccabi Haifa324/09/2002Olympiacos 3-0
4Wayne RooneyManchester United328/09/2004Fenerbahçe 6-2
5Vincenzo IaquintaUdinese314/09/2004Panathinaikos 3-0
6Grafite Wolfsburg315/09/2009CSKA Moscow 3-1
7Yacine BrahimiPorto317/09/2014BATE 6-0
8Erling HaalandSalzburg 317/09/2019Genk 6-2
9Mislav Oršić Dinamo Zagreb318/09/2019Atalanta 4-0
10Sébastien HallerAjax415/09/2021Sporting 5-1