On Tuesday night Nicklas Bendtner made history by becoming the first player to score a European hat-trick at Emirates Stadium.
The Dane struck three times in the Gunners' 5-0 triumph over Porto, helping to steer Arsenal into the Champions League Quarter-Finals. In doing so he became the sixth man to score a hat-trick for Arsenal in European competition.
Below is a table of all the players to have struck Arsenal hat-tricks in Europe.
|09/03/2010||Champions League||Bendtner (3)||FC Porto||H||W||5||0|
|27/11/2002||Champions League||Henry (3)||AS Roma||A||W||3||1|
|23/03/2000||UEFA Cup||Parlour (3)||Werder Bremen||A||W||4||2|
|18/09/1991||European Cup||Smith (4)||FK Austria||H||W||6||1|
|25/09/1963||European Fairs Cup||Strong (3)||Staevnet||A||W||7||1|
|25/09/1963||European Fairs Cup||Baker (3)||Staevnet||A||W||7||1|