BPL Football: Sheikh Jamal lose points to Police

Three- time champions Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club lost points in their 3rd match of the 12-team Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football after playing a goalless draw with Police FC at Bir Shreshtha FL. Lt Matiur Rahman Stadium in Munshiganj on Saturday.

Bangladesh Police FC also forced six- time champions Dhaka Abahani Ltd to play 1-1 draw in the previous match in Tongi last Tuesday.

Despite the day’s draw, Sheikh Jamal dominated the league table with unbeaten run securing seven points from three encounters while Saif SC and holders Bashundhara Kings followed them with six points playing two and three matches respectively.

Sheikh Jamal DC were restricted to 10-man in the 81st minute of the match as their Uzbek striker Otabek Valizhonov got marching order after receiving 2nd yellow cards.

In the day’s other match, defending champions Bashundhara Kings earned the 2nd win in their 3rd match beating Muktijoddha Sangsad KC by 1-0 goal at the Shaheed Ahsanullah Master Stadium in Tongi

Brazilian booter Robson Robinho scored the match-winning goal for the King’s in the 58th minute (1-0).

Source: United News of Bangladesh