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Seven up for Afonso Alves

Published: Sunday 7 October 2007, 17.31CET
Afonso Alves scored a league-record seven goals as SC Heerenveen defeated Heracles Almelo 9-0 in the Eredivisie. The 26-year-old Brazilian opened the scoring after ten minutes and competed his hat-trick within nine minutes. Gerald Sibon (60) made it 4-0 before the Dutch Player of the Year, making his first start of the season, scored four more goals in a nine-minute spell. Sibon completed the scoring in the final minute.
Published: Sunday 7 October 2007, 17.31CET

Seven up for Afonso Alves

Afonso Alves scored a league-record seven goals as SC Heerenveen defeated Heracles Almelo 9-0 in the Eredivisie. The 26-year-old Brazilian opened the scoring after ten minutes and competed his hat-trick within nine minutes. Gerald Sibon (60) made it 4-0 before the Dutch Player of the Year, making his first start of the season, scored four more goals in a nine-minute spell. Sibon completed the scoring in the final minute.
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