Zambian Striker Patson Daka scored his first Austrian Bundesliga hatrick to guide Redbull Salzburg to a 6-0 win over Rheindorf Altach.
The 2017 CAF young player of the year scored in the 11th,24th and 59th minute before coach Jesse Marsch decided to withdraw hin for Bosnian forward Smail Prevljak in the 60th minute.
Sekou Koita, Prevljak, and Hee-Chan Hwang scored a goal apiece. The win extends Salzburg lead to 8 points at the summit but second-placed LASK Linz is yet to play their week ten clash.
Patson Daka has now scored 9 goals in 9 league appearances and only Norwegian teenage Sensation Erling Haaland has scored more goals, 11. Chipolopolo midfield ace Enock Mwepu was an unused substitute.