Athletic

Amputees’ Football: Japan beat Bangladesh 8-0; Indonesia beat neighbor Malaysia 3-0

Japan and Indonesia earned their second consecutive victories to qualify for the Amputee Football World Cup 2022 in Turkey from East Asia outplaying their rivals at the Kamalapur Stadium here on Sunday.

On the 2nd day of three-day meet on Sunday, Japan earned an emphatic 8-0 goals victory over hosts Bangladesh while Indonesia outplayed their neighbor Malaysia by 3-0 goals.

Earlier, on the opening day (Saturday), Japan outplayed Malaysia by 7-0 goals while Indonesia crushed hosts Bangladesh by 8-0 goals.

Two all win teams, Japan and Indonesia, will meet each other for the top slot while Bangladesh and Malaysia will play each other for their maiden victory in the meet on Monday, (March 14), the last day of the meet.

Four National Amputee Football teams from Japan. Indonesia, Malaysia and hosts Bangladesh are taking part in the meet, organized by “Football For All” under the cooperation of Bangladesh Football Federation.

Source: United News of Bangladesh