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The First Goalkeeper To Score A Hat-Trick In Football History

José Luis Chilavert González is a Paraguayan former professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper for Sportivo Luqueño, Guaraní, San Lorenzo de Almagro, Real Zaragoza, Vélez Sarsfield, RC Strasbourg, Peñarol, and the Paraguayan national football team.

outside of his goalkeeping position, Chilavert was also known for his outfield skills and ability as a free kick specialist. Goalkeepers are able to take a penalty kick both during a match or a penalty shootout. There are no rules that prevent them from doing so. This is just one of the ways where a goalkeeper is able to score a goal.He has scored about 56 goals in his career and is the only goalkeeper to have ever scored an hat-trick in professional football.

Records. The record for most goals is held by the Brazilian Rogério Ceni, with 131 goals. Schmeichel became the first goalkeeper to score in a Premier League game in 2001 in a 3-2 defeat for Aston Villa at Everton.

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Guaraní Paraguayan RC Strasbourg Real Zaragoza San Lorenzo de Almagro


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