BPL Football: Mohammedan SC makes good start; Police FC upset Sheikh Russell KC

Dhaka Mohammedan SC made a good start in the eleven-team Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) Football beating Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sangsad KC by 2-0 goal at the Shaheed Dhirendranath Dutta Stadium in Cumilla on Saturday.


After a barren first half, Spanish forward Daniel Ricardo put the traditional black and white team ahead in the 50th minute (1-0) while Mali striker Souleymane Diabate conformed the Mohammedan’s victory scoring one more goal in the 86th minute from a penalty (2-0).


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In the day’s other match, Independence Cup runners-up Sheikh Russell KC made a frustrating start after conceding 1-2 goal defeat Bangladesh Police FC at their home ground –Bashundhara Sports Complex in Dhaka Saturday afternoon.


Nigerian forward Sunday Udoh scored first for Sheikh Russel KC in the very 4th minute (1-0) while Jose Alexander leveled the margin for Police FC just three minutes later (1-1).


Striker Ewards scored the match winning goal for Police FC in the 39th minute (2-1).


Source: United News of Bangladesh