USFC starts strong in Siliguri Premier League, downs Milan More 3-1

Gangtok, 28 Mar:

United Sikkim Football Club [USFC] has made a good start in the 2nd Siliguri Premier League underway in Siliguri. In its first match of the league played at Milan More Ground on Wednesday, USFC outplayed Amukta Pariwar (SIliguri) 03-01.

A hattrick by Prashant Chettri helped USFC register this handsome victory and bag three points from its first match.

USFC has been placed in Pool-A along with Amukta Pariwar, Apex FC and Madhur Milan Sangh.

It will next take on Madhur Milan Sangh on 31 March.

A 20-member USFC squad is being led by Mayal Dok Lepcha as captain.

USFC senior manager, Arjun Rai, informed that the team was down one goal today, made a strong comeback in the second half when Prashant Chettri scored a hattrick.

He informs that if the club wins its second match, it will directly qualify for the semi-final round of the league.