Toon Hat-Trick Heroes

No surprise that it is Alan Shearer who has scored more Premier League hat-tricks than any other player.

Image result for Newcastle United Gini WijnaldumThe best striker by far of the PL era, scoring 11 in total, including two when playing for Newcastle United.

Robbie Fowler with nine is then next best.

Which clubs though have had the most individuals that have managed to score at least one Premier League hat-trick.

The question was put to Martin Tyler in his excellent Sky Sports stats column and he revealed that Arsenal have now got an amazing 20 different players to have managed at least one Premier League hat-trick.

Newcastle United actually have only five clubs ahead of them and a bit of a surprise really that Manchester United have had only two more players that have achieved the feat.

20 Arsenal

17 Chelsea

14 Liverpool

13 Everton

12 Man Utd

10 Newcastle United

10 Tottenham

NEWCASTLE HAT-TRICKS

18 Oct 2015 Gini Wijnaldum – Newcastle 6 Norwich 2

31 Oct 2011 Demba Ba – Stoke 1 Newcastle 3

23 Sept 2011 Demba Ba – Newcastle 3 Blackburn 1

5 Jan 2011 Leon Best – Newcastle 5 West Ham 0

31 Oct 2010 Kevin Nolan – Newcastle 5 Sunderland 1

22 Aug 2010 Andy Carroll – Newcastle 6 Aston Villa 0

17 Dec 2005 Michael Owen – West Ham 2 Newcastle 4

19 Sept 1999 Alan Shearer – Newcastle 8 Sheff Wed 0

2 Feb 1997 Alan Shearer – Newcastle 4 Leicester 3

21 Oct 1995 Les Ferdinand – Newcastel 6 Wimbledon 1

23 Feb 1994 Andy Cole – Newcastle 4 Coventry 0

21 Nov 1993 Andy Cole – Newcastle 3 Liverpool 0

30 Oct 1993 Peter Beardsley – Newcastle 4 Wimbledon 0