Alvaro Morata scored an unprecedented hat-trick of offside objectives throughout Juventus’ 2-Zero Champions League defeat to Barcelona on Wednesday evening.
The previous Chelsea striker often annoyed followers along with his careless positioning at Stamford Bridge and is seemingly persevering with to dwell as much as that fame.
Barca took the lead early on as Ousmane Dembele’s shot deflected in after simply 14 minutes.
Morata would then go on to equalise 3 times, with all three being chalked off.
His first equaliser got here not lengthy after the opener, however he made his run too early to get on the top of Juan Cuadrado’s cross.
The second was a extra slim name with the Spaniard’s shoulder adjudged to be forward of the final man as he once more latched on to a go from Cuadrado.
Then, simply earlier than the hour mark, Morata’s distinctive hat-trick was full.
He left a trailing leg in an offside place because the ball was performed into the field and he fired previous Neto for a 3rd time.
VAR took an extended look, however in the end made the right determination and dominated it out.
It was all downhill from right here for Juve as Mehril Demiral was despatched off and Lionel Messi doubled the lead from the penalty spot. The sport ended 2-0.