Three Star Club win

KATHMANDU: Bikash Kunwar scored a solitary goal as Nabil Three Star beat Manang Marsyangdi 1-0 in the Nepal Bank Junior League football on Tuesday. Jawalakhel Youth defeated Sankata 2-1 on goals from Sailendra Khaling and Rajendra Thapa. Sangam Ghale pulled one back for Sankata. In the third game, Boys’ Union outplayed Brigade Boys 4-1. Ravi KC struck twice and Dhiraj Shrestha scored one. BBC’s Badal Ghising and BUC’s Ashish Kandal both netted own goal. — HNS

Junior leaves for KL

KATHMANDU: Obagbemiro Junior, the joint leading scorer in the national football league, on Tuesday left for Malaysia to join Saba Football Club, a premier league team. Junior almost single-handedly lifted Brigade Boys Club to the ninth position from the relegation threat scoring 27 of the total 51 goals. According to the African-based player, the club has assured him of a four-year contract. — HNS