We have witnessed some rare occasions in football when players go berserk and score 5 goals in a match, one of the rarest moments we get to see in football.
There are so many talented players who have scored not only hat-tricks but a quadruple and a quintuple in football.
On that note, let’s look at these active football players who made goal-scoring look like a cakewalk by netting 5 goals in a match.
1. Miroslav Klose
The former Germany international scored five goals in Lazio’s six nil routing of Bologna in a Serie A clash on in 2013.
2. Robert Lewandowski
Robert Lewandowski scored all of the five goals Bayern Munich scored against Wolfsburg in the Bundesliga in 2015.
Bayern Munich won the game by five goals to one.
3. Sergio Aguero
Sergio Aguero put five past Newcastle United in Manchester City’s 6-1 thrashing of the Magpies in the Premier League in 2015.
4. Cristiano Ronaldo
Real Madrid thrashed Granada 9-1 in the La Liga in 2015, five of those goals in the game came from Cristiano Ronaldo.
5. Lionel Messi
Seven-times Ballon D’or winner Lionel Messi was the hero of the match for Barcelona against Leverkusen in their UEFA Champions League in 2012.
The Argentine scored five goals – two in the first half and three in the second half – out of the seven goals Barcelona scored in the match.