Loan report: Undav nets first Bundesliga hat-trick

Striker has 13 goals in 18 Bundesliga games for Stuttgart.

By Charlie Hanson • 29 January 2024

By VFB Stuttgart
Deniz Undav has been in scintillating form for Stuttgart.

Deniz Undav continued his fine form with Stuttgart as he netted a first Bundesliga hat-trick on Saturday.


Jeremy Sarmiento scored his first Ipswich Town goal in the Tractor Boys shock 2-1 defeat to National League South Maidstone United. The Ecuador international now has two goals for Ipswich, having joined them earlier this month on loan.

Swansea City were beaten 3-1 by Southampton, with the game marking Carl Rushworth’s 30th appearance for the Swans.

Marc Leonard’s Northampton Town were beaten 2-0 by Shrewsbury Town, while Jensen Weir made his first start for Port Vale as they were beaten 1-0 by League One leaders Portsmouth.

Andrew Moran and Yasin Ayari will be hoping to play a part in their FA Cup fourth round match against Wrexham tonight.


Deniz Undav netted a perfect hat-trick and his first in the Bundesliga in Stuttgart’s 5-2 win over Leipzig. That took his tally for Stuttgart up to 13 goals in 18 appearances.

Steven Alzate made his return from injury and he played for 70 minutes of Standard Liege’s 1-1 draw with Cercle Brugge.

Adrian Mazilu made his Vitesse Arnhem debut in their 1-0 defeat to PEC Zwolle, but Kacper Kozlowski wasn’t in the squad.