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BD U-16 Women’s team to play last match today

Sports Desk     19 July, 2017 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh Under-16 Women's Football team, now touring South Korea as a part of their preparations for the eight-team AFC U-16 Championship billed for Thailand next September, will play their 4th and last warm-up against Yulmyun Middle School team today.


Bangladesh team, which a made frustrating start in Korean tour losing to Korean U-16 team by 0-6 goals, smartly bounced back in the tour with high morale crushing Korean Yulmyun Middle School team by 9-0 goals in the 2nd match in Paju. Visiting Bangladeshi Women's played 2-2 draw against Hwacheon Information Industry High School Women's Football Club in a keenly contested match at National Football Center of the KFA in Paju, South Korea on Monday.


In their 3rd preparatory match on the day the visiting Bangladesh U-16 side drew the game bouncing back from 2-0 goals down. At one stage, Bangladesh side changed their game strategy and put their more players to the forward area which eventually saw the first success in the 73rd minute as midfielder Sanjida Akhter reduced the margin 2-1.


Defender Shamsunnahar went forward and fired the net for the visitors in the 79th minute which settled the game 2-2.