[VIDEO] Michael Bradley
scored a hat trick for his Dutch Eredivisie club Heerenveen in a 4-2 win over FC Groningen on Saturday. The 20-year-old American midfielder, son of U.S.
national team coach Bob Bradley
, now has six goals in 14 leagues games for Heerenveen, which is in fourth place, five points behind leader Ajax Amsterdam.
went ahead on a 2nd-minute own goal before Bradley opened his account in the 7th minute by slamming home a rebound.
FC Groningen scored twice to level the game by the 14th minute, but in the
22nd minute, Bradley deftly redirected a low cross from Danijel Pranjic from 10 yards out to make it 3-2.
Bradley again finished a rebound to complete the hat trick in the 41st minute.
The American is now Heerenveen's second leading scorer, behind 10-goal Brazilian Afonso Alves.
VIDEOS: Bradley's first goal, second, third .
Extended highlights (4:20 minutes)
Bradley postgame interview in Dutch