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UCL: Man City routs Leipzig as Haaland scores five

What a night it was for Erling Haaland as the City goal poacher scored five with Manchester City humbling RB Leipzig 7 unreplied goals to reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League.

Haaland completed his hat-trick in first-half stoppage time as City scored three in a blistering first half.

City captain, Ilkay Gundogan netted after the restart as Haaland added two more before he was substituted in the 63rd minute.

Kevin de Bruyne then completed the scoring with his signature shot outside the 18 yard box in the 92nd minute to send City through on 8-1 aggregate.

In the other Champions League match, Inter Milan made to the quarter-final after their game ended 0-0 with Inter qualifying having won the first leg tie 1nil.

Wednesday’s fixtures;

Real Madrid vs Liverpool (5-2) agg.

Napoli vs Frankfurt (2-0) agg.

Writing by Tersoo Nicholas