The poker goals scored by Josip Ilicic against Valencia has allowed him to take the UEFA player of the week award after this round of the round of 16 of the Champions League was held.
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Slovenian player the prize was disputed with Neymar, who led PSG’s victory against Borussia Dortmund, and also with Marcos Llorente, who was the protagonist after a magical night in Anfield where Atlético eliminated the current champion of the European tournament.
Ilicic’s feat at Mestalla is to be remembered, as no pokers are collected every day and the Italian team achieved a historic classification for the quarterfinals.
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There are other footballers who have also reached this figure in a single match, such as Mario Gómez, with Bayern Munich, Lewandowski, both with Borussia and Bayern, and also Leo Messi, who destroyed Wenger’s Arsenal in April 2010 and showed off against Bayer Leverkusen in 2012, scoring, this time, five goals.