Falkirk hat-trick heroes over the last 15 years

Declan McManus scored his first hat-trick for the Bairns in their 6-0 win over Dumbarton.

Thursday, 22nd August 2019, 2:03 pm
Falkirk strikers celebrate

Here we look at other players to have netted three in a match for the navy blue

Myles Hippolyte hits a hat-trick for Falkirk in their 4-0 win over Forfar Athletic in the Betfred Cup. This strike his first with the outside of the boot.
John Baird struck a first half hat-trick for Falkirk in their 5-0 win over Alloa in November 2015. Bob McHugh and Luke Leahy were also on the scoresheet.

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John Baird took home the matchball in Falkirk's 5-0 win over Dumbarton. It would earn him the club's player of the month.
Rory Loy helped to keep Falkirk's title hopes alive in this 5-0 drubbing of Cowdenbeath. Loy scored three to take his tally to 19 for the season.
Phil Roberts continued where Lyle Taylor and Farid El Alagui left off the previous seasons by scoring a perfect hat-trick against Livingston in a 3-0 win.
Lyle Taylor scored three in the 4-1 win over Airdrie United in December 2012 but had his match ball taken away by Airdrie kit man. Thankfully he got his memento after.
Lyle Taylor's second hat-trick in as many weeks wasn't enough to give Falkirk victory as they were edged out 4-3 by Dumbarton.
Alan Gow picked up where Anthony Stokes left off as Falkirk began life without the Irishman with a 5-1 win over Dundee United on NYD with Gow netting three.
Anthony Stokes made it a hat-trick of hat-tricks for Falkirk in a 3-0 win over Inverness CT in December 2006. It was the last game before he went back to Arsenal.
Anthony Stokes quickly became a Falkirk hero as he grabbed his second hat-trick in a week against rivals Dunfermline.
Stokes grabbed a hat-trick against Dundee United as Falkirk ran riot against the Arabs in a 5-1 win. Russell Latapy and Mark Twaddle were also on target.
Australian striker Daniel McBreen scored a hat-trick to put Falkirk 11 points clear at the top of the First Division after a 4-2 win over Queen of the South in December 2004.
Andy Thomson scored a hat-trick for Falkirk in the 6-1 thrashing of Division Three side Peterhead at Balmoor in a League Cup match back in August 2004.