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Take Higuain was the fastest in the Champions League

Photo: Giuseppe Maffia/ZUMAPRESS.com

Argentine Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain scored two goals in a match against “Tottenham”. He opened the scoring in the second minute of the match, and on the ninth penalty. Two goals Argentinian scored in 8 minutes and 7 seconds which was a record in the Champions League.

Previously, the fastest time in the tournament belonged to another Argentine, former striker of inter, Julio Cruz. In the season 2006/2007 he scored two goals in “Spartak” in 8 minutes and 30 seconds.

Higuain could have netted a hat-trick in the match against Tottenham, but missed a penalty before the break. The ball after his shot flew over the crossbar .

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