Mario Pašalić’s stats

After the match between Atalanta and Venezia

It was the perfect evening for Mario Pašalić, as he scored three of the four goals which allowed Atalanta to beat Venezia, with the Nerazzurri keeping a clean sheet.
And whoever scores a hat-trick has the right to take the ball of the match home to be kept among his most important memorabilia.
That’s not it: SuperMario also collected a series of interesting statistics, to say the least.

– Mario Pašalić is the midfielder who has been involved in the most goals in the top 5 European leagues 2021-2022 (12).

– Mario Pašalić is one of the 3 midfielders able to score at least two hat-tricks in the 3 points for a win era (since 1994-1995) in Serie A: the other ones are Iličić (4 times) and Kaká (twice).

– Mario Pašalić is one of the three midfielders from the top 5 European leagues to currently have 5 goals and 5 assists to his name, alongside Florian Wirtz (five goals and six assists) and Romain Faivre (five goals and five assists).

– Mario Pašalić is the only midfielder to have scored 2+ goal in this Serie A campaign (brace against Spezia and hat-trick against Venezia).

– Against Venezia, Mario Pašalić scored the second hat-trick of his career in Serie A: he had netted the first one against another newly-promoted side (against Brescia in July 2020).

– Mario Pašalić scored seven goals within the first 15 Serie A matches: the Nerazzurri midfielder has already improved his tally of six goals scored in 25 appearances last season.


Credits: Opta Facts-Stats Perform