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Sebastian Haller's four goals put him a top of the scoring list in the Champions League

The Ivorian was omitted from Ajax's Europa League knockout stage squad after joining the club in January last season, now he has scored four goals on his Champions League debut.

Sebastian Haller's four goals put him a top of the scoring list in the Champions League

Ajax striker Sebastien Haller had a UEFA Champions League debut to remember as he hit four goals in the 5-1 demolition of Sporting Lisbon in the second match of Group C, Borussia Dortmund had earlier beaten Besiktas 2-1.

Haller scored twice on either side of Steven Berghuis goal to sit top of the UEFA Champions League goalscoring chart. From a player who was omitted from the club's squad for last season's Europa League to now scoring four on his Champions League debut.

RB Leipzig's Christopher Nkunku hat-trick put him second though it was not enough for RB Leipzig to avoid defeat as they were hammered 6-3 by last season's finalist and English champions Manchester City.

Haller with his match ball and man of the match award.

Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski is the other player with more than a goal. He scored two goals against Barcelona to sit third in the chart.

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