A special hat-trick against Schalke

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Arjen Robben scored 144 goals in 309 competitive matches for FC Bayern, lying seventh in the club's all-time scorer rankings. In March 2014 the eight-time German champion scored three goals in the 5-1 Bundesliga home victory over FC Schalke, Bayern's upcoming opponents.

Four Bundesliga hat-tricks

The Dutchman scored his first one when his sumptuous lob doubled Bayern's lead after 15 minutes. Robben soon made it four for FCB when his drive found the bottom left corner of the net. He crowned his gala display when he converted a penalty with a quarter-hour to go before leaving the pitch to a standing ovation with the final whistle imminent. It was the last of Robben's four Bundesliga hat-tricks.

Robben scored his first goal when his sumptuous lob doubled Bayern's lead against Schalke.

Two days before the 100th Bundesliga duel between FC Bayern and Schalke, the scorer of the winning goal in the 2013 Champions League final turns 36. Hartelijk gefeliciteerd: Happy birthday, Arjen Robben!

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