Five goals scored by Norwegian striker Erling Haaland helped Manchester City get through quickly in an impressive 7-0 win at the Manchester City stadium against German side RB Leipzig in the Champions League last 16 second leg.
The 22-year-old is currently the fastest and youngest player to reach 30 Champions League goals, and the youngest player of the tournament to score five goals in one game.
Goals from German midfielder Ilkay Gundogan and Belgian Kevin De Bruyne completed the route that equaled City’s 2019 Champions League victory over Schalke.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said: “I have said many times that he is a source of joy for a man and that the mood in the locker room is always happiness and a gift for all of us. And he is such a great competitor.” after the game.
Tuesday’s other draw, a goalless draw between Inter Milan and Porto, saw the Italian side take their place in the quarter-finals after a 1-0 first leg win at Milan last week meant Inter’s collective overtake.
Inter will join Manchester City alongside rivals AC Milan, Bayern Munich, Benfica and Chelsea in Friday’s quarter-finals draw.