Picture : Henri Anier scored 8 goals in Estonian Cup !
The World’s Best One-Match Goal-scorer 2021: Henri Anier
Estonian forward Henri Anier has scored most goals in a single match in the world football in 2021 (considering only top-level games).
He netted 8 times in the game of Estonian Cup (round of 16) for Paide against Flora II on October 23. The game finished with 14:0 result, and 30-year old Anier delivered his goals on the minutes 19, 41, 46, 57, 60, 61, 63, 68. So, the last 5 his goals fit in just 11-minute span, last 6 – in 22-minute span.
In total, 7 players have scored 5+ goal in a single match. In two cases (Frey and Olunga), the players have scored all 5 goals of their teams in the game.
Michael Frey is the only player in 2021 to score 5 goals in an away game.
Michael Olunga has scored all 5 goals in the 2nd halftime, from 56th to 85th minute.
Jamie Maclaren’s penta-trick happened in a Melbourne derby in Australian league.
Yuya Osako is the only player with a penta-trick scored for a national team.
|Henri Anier||Estonia||8||23.10.2021||Paide||Flora II (14:0)||NC|
|Myrto Uzuni||Albania||6||19.09.2021||Ferencvaros (Hungary)||Hatvan (9:0)||NC|
|Jamie Maclaren||Australia||5||17.04.2021||Melbourne City||Melbourne Victory (5:0)||NL|
|Yuya Osako||Japan||5||28.05.2021||Japan||Myanmar (10:0)||WCQ|
|Luis Toomey||New Zealand||5||26.06.2021||Lower Hutt City||Wainuiomata (12:1)||RL|
|Michael Frey||Switzerland||5||08.08.2021||Standard (Belgium)||Antwerp (5:2)||NL|
|Michael Olunga||Kenya||5||26.09.2021||Al-Duhail (Qatar)||Al Sailiya (5:0)||NL|
NL – National League, NC – National Cup, RL – Regional League, WCQ – World Cup Qualifying