Glen hits for hat-trick in I-League

Cornell Glen (center) celebrates with teammates after scoring one of his three goals in Shillong Lajong's 5-4 I-League win over host Mohammedan Sporting Club on April 16, 2014. (Photo courtesy of Mohammedan Sporting Club)

KOLKATA, India - Trinidad & Tobago international Cornell Glen scored three goals to lift Shillong Lajong to a 5-4 win over host Mohammedan Sporting Club in an Airtel I-League match on Wednesday at Salt Lake Stadium.

The 32-year-old, who struck in the 16th, 43rd and 74th minutes, helped fifth-place Shillong to its eighth win in 22 games.  Glen is level with India national team captain Sunil Chhetri for the league lead in scoring with 13 goals.

In 66 international appearances for his country, the well-traveled forward has 23 career goals.