Winning start for Saif in BPL Football

DHAKA Saif Sporting Club made a good start in the Bangladesh Premier League Football beating Rahmatganj Muslim and Friends Society by a lone goal at a match held today (Friday) at Muktijoddha

Rafiquddin Bhuian Stadium in Mymensingh.

The first half saw both the teams get several scoring chances but they failed to convert any of those into a goal.

After the lemon break, foreign recruit Emery however broke the deadlock

scoring the decisive goal for the winning side in the 63rd minute of the

match.

In the remaining proceeding the old Dhaka outfit Rahmatganj tried to stage

a fight back but failed to convert those into a goal due to lack of proper

finishing.

Saif Sporting Club will play their next match against Mohammedan Sporting

Club Limited scheduled to be held on Monday (February 17) at the same venue

while Rahmatganj Muslim and Friends Society meet Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra

on Thursday (February 20) at Bangabandhu National Stadium (BNS).

Meanwhile, Abahani Limited, Dhaka will start their BPL campaign when they

face Bangladesh Police Football Club in a match scheduled to be held on

Sunday (February 16) at BNS at 6.30 pm.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)