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Fed Cup Football: Saif SC, Uttar Baridhara reach quarterfinals

Saif Sporting Club and Uttar Baridhara Club reached the quarterfinals of Walton 32nd Federation Cup Football 2020 after winning their last Group B matches at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Tuesday.

In the day’s first match, Uttar Baridhara Club assured the quarterfinal berth as group runners-up eliminating all-losers Brothers Union Club by 3-0 goals in the afternoon.

Uzbek booter Evgeniy, captain Sumon Reza and Egyptian footballer Sayed Mohammad scored one goal each for Uttar Baridhara Club, which dominated first half by 2-0 goals.

In the day’s 2nd match, Saif SC emerged group champions with all-win record eliminating Arambagh KS by 1-0 goal in the evening.

After a barren first half, Arifur Rahman scored the match- winner for Saif SC in the 57th minute.

Group B champion Saif SC will play the 2nd quarterfinal on January 2 against Group D runners-up while Group B runners-up Uttar Baridhara will face Group D champions in the 4th and last quarterfinal on January 4.

Source: United News of Bangladesh