Barrow’s hat-trick powers Atalanta into Europa League third round

The 19-year-old attacker bagged a treble to help the Goddess demolish the Maroon-Whites at the Olimpijski Stadion Asim Ferhatovic Hase

Musa Barrow got a hat-trick as Atalanta whitewashed FK Sarajevo 8-0 in the second leg of the second round Europa League encounter on Thursday evening.

After a 2-2 first leg draw, the Stadio Atleti Azzurri d'Italia Mapei Stadium outfit have now qualified for the third round of the Europe competition on 10-2 aggregate.

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The Gambian forward scored in the 51st minute and in the 70th minute, he added the second for Gian Piero Gasperini’s men.

The youngster then completed his treble seven minutes later after Alejandro Gomez’ brace, Jose Luis Palomino’s strike, Andrea Masiello’s effort and Mersudin Ahmetovic’s own goal.

Barrow will be looking to continue the fine display when Atalanta take on Frosinone in their opening Serie A game on August 20.