Borussia Dortmund 4 - 0 Benfica (4-1 Agg) : Aubameyang Nets A Hat-Trick

Borussia Dortmund 4-0 Benfica (4-1 Agg) UEFA Europa League Knock out Stage



Dortmund came into the game with a goal deficit from the their first leg with Benfica but Aubameyang was able to level the game just four minutes into the game, the game was more of a Cagy affair till the second goal by Christian Pulisic in the 59th minutes.

Winger Franco Cervi twice came close to scoring a vital away goal for Benfica before the interval but coming close was all they did.



Aubameyang had missed a penalty in their first leg clash back in Portugal but his feet today was different as he, after wasting three opportunities was able to finish off a volleyed cross from Marcel Schmelzer.

Aubameyang was able to complete his Hat Trick Castro and Marc Bartra failed to make their chances count, Aubameyang converting Erik Durm's low centre to complete a deserved hat-trick

Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel: "That was the perfect time for 'Auba' to get his hat-trick.
"It was a sensational performance. I love goals like his first one because they need such good timing and Auba is always there with his nose for goal.

"We had a great start, then we lost our way after 25 minutes, but the second half was a top performance.

"We didn't want to let the first-leg defeat annoy us, now we are in the last eight and we want to go further."


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