Adriano on fire in AFC Champions League

FC Seoul’s Brazilian forward Adriano is in fantastic form in the AFC Champions league having scored seven goals in two games so far in the tournament.

In Tuesday’s Group F action Adriano’s FC Seoul cruised past Sanfrecce Hiroshima of Japan 4-1, thanks to a second half hat-trick by Adriano.

Last Tuesday, FC Seoul thumped Buriram United 6-0 in their opening match in Group F of the Champions League, with the 28-year-old Adriano scoring four goals and assisting with another.

Thanks to the Brazilian’s red-hot goal scoring form his side sit on top of the Group F standings with six points from two games.

Some interesting AFC Champions League stats is that Adriano is the seventh player to score hat-tricks in two games and is only the second player to score back-to-back hat-tricks in the AFC Champions League.

Adriano joined FC Seoul in 2015 from South Korean side Daejeon Citizen, where he scored 34 goals in 49 games.