Robert Lewandowski scored a record-breaking hat-trick into the Champions League quarter-finals with a 7-1
Bayern captain Manuel Neuer: “This was definitely a statement from us, and it gives us hope that there is more like this to come"
Salzburg beat Bayern 1–1 in the first leg, Lewandowski scored a tap-in and two penalties to send Bayern on their way to victory.
With just 10 min and 27 sec between first and third goals, it was the fastest of the six hat-tricks the Pole has now scored.
Thomas Mueller: “We knew we had to attack the box early today and get Lewy into the game, because he is so hard to defend against"
Lewandowski gratefully tucked away a penalty to give Bayern the lead on 12 minutes after he was brought down by Maximilian Woeber in the box.
Mueller curled a brilliant shot into the bottom corner to make 5-0 shortly after half time.
Mueller stroked home his second and Lewandowski set up Sane for Bayern’s seventh a few minutes from time.