Andrej Kramaric hit a match-winning hat-trick against Feyenoord to continue his own prolific streak and hand Rijeka a first victory in the Europa League group phase.
The Croatia striker came into the match with 14 goals in 11 games and further improved that return, striking three times in 13 second-half minutes.
Jens Toornstra returned fire for the Dutch side after Kramaric's first but the home side quickly re-established the advantage to claim a 3-1 win.
The sides exchanged early attempts on goal,...
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Elvis Manu hit a late winner as Feyenoord beat Standard Liege 2-1 in Rotterdam to earn their first Europa League Group G victory.
Defender Sven van Beek had headed the hosts in front at the start of the second half, only for Jonathan Viera to equalise on 63 minutes.
However, Manu - after being denied by a string of fine saves from Standard goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima - secured all three points with seven minutes left.
The Dutch side, beaten away to Sevilla on Matchday One, had started brightly.