Humbling the home team PARO RINPUNG FC 1-10, THIMPHU CITY FC records the largest margin win of the second leg of the league. With the 10 goals they conceded today, RINPUNG remains the team with highest goals conceded.


The floodgate got opened early at 3 minutes when CITY defense Sonam Tenzin shot the ball right pass RINPUNG goalie Ngawang Nima. After 2 minutes the visitors were threatened when Kinley Wangchuk ran pass the defense line to find the goalkeeper Karma Sonam alone but he skillfully refused the strong attempt. At 14 minutes the little CITY forward Karma Sonam hit back of the net to complete a corner kick from Dawa Tshering. Sonam Tenzin came back into action as he slotted in the very unintentional long range goal which left himself stunned and completed his treble early at 30 minutes when they were awarded PK for a foul in D-area.

The Reds had even brighter second half as they shot in 6 mor stunning goals. Within moments of restart, Karma Sonam stunned the half awake squads of RINPUNG. 5 minutes later captain cool Tshering Dorji found the net followed by a beautiful simple goal from Nima Tshering. Nevertheless at 75 minutes RINPUNG defense Kinzang Chophel had the CITY goalie Tenzin Wangchuk guardless to net in the consolation goal. However the visitors didn’t end scoring until the game time as the got a goal from Karma Sonam at 78 minutes completing his hat trick followed by a tap in shot from the experienced Bumlay and a last minute stunner from defense Sherab Dorji.

“We planned to build up our game from the defense line. That was our actual plan.” said the CITY gaffer Ngawang Dhendup.

For tomorrow we will have TENSUNG FC vs PARO FC at Changlimithang.

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