25 May 2013
Santosh Shahukhala comeback results in a hat-trick and 6 goal thrashing of Desh Bhakta Yuba Club.
Three Star Club showed their prowess infront of the goal as they thumped debutant Desh Bhakta Yuba Club 6 - 0 in their Group B match of the ongoing Gurkha Cup 2070.
Santosh Shahukhala coming back after wrist surgery scored a hat-trick for the National League Champions. He scored in 15th, 52nd and 58th minute to complete his hat-trick and the second hat-trick of the tournament. Earlier, Karna Limbu of Machhindra had scored hat-trick against Sarswoti Club in the first game of the tournament.
African striker Dodoz had scored in 42nd minute to give Three Star Club 2 - 0 lead. National midfielder Nirajan Khadka scored in the 54 th minute to take the goal margin to 4 - 0 for the victors. The sixth goal for three star was scored by Yogesh Gurung.
The final goal score clearly showed how much Three Star had authority in the game they dominated. This big thumping shows a title credintial for the League Champions to have a hand of some silverware early into the 2070 ANFA season.