List of Serie A hat-tricks

Since the inception of the Italian football league competition, the Serie A,[lower-alpha 1] in 1929, more than 250 players have scored three goals (a hat-trick) or more in a single match. Swedish striker Gunnar Nordahl and Italian striker Giuseppe Meazza hold the record for most Serie A hat-tricks, having scored seventeen from 1949 to 1955 and from 1929 to 1938 respectively. They scored all their hat-tricks while representing Milan and Internazionale respectively, making them the players with most hat-tricks for a single club.[1] He is followed by Hungarian striker István Nyers who scored twelve hat-tricks, including eleven with Internazionale. Silvio Piola and Filippo Inzaghi are in third place, with ten hat-tricks each.[2]

Gunnar Nordahl scored a joint record seventeen Serie A hat-tricks, all of them for Milan.
Giuseppe Meazza scored a joint record seventeen Serie A hat-tricks, all of them for Internazionale.

Over fifty players have scored more than three goals in a single match; of these, eleven players, Carlo Galli, Kurt Hamrin, Miroslav Klose, Roberto Pruzzo, Bruno Ispiro, István Mike Mayer, Antonio Valentín Angelillo, Giuseppe Meazza, Cesare Fasanelli, Emanuele Del Vecchio and Giovanni Vecchina have scored five. Silvio Piola and Omar Sívori have scored the most goals in a single match at six goals each. Gunnar Nordahl, Giuseppe Meazza and Kurt Hamrin have scored four or more goals three times in Serie A, more than any other player.

Serie A all-time top goalscorer Silvio Piola holds the record as the youngest player to score a hat-trick (17 years and 132 days),[3] and the youngest to score more than three goals in one match (18 years and 54 days).[4] Rodrigo Palacio is the oldest player to score a hat-trick (39 years and 86 days).[5]