FIFA Friendly: Bangladesh concede 0-1 defeat against Sri Lanka | 2018-08-29 | daily-sun.com

FIFA Friendly: Bangladesh concede 0-1 defeat against Sri Lanka

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29th August, 2018 08:10:19 printer

FIFA Friendly: Bangladesh concede 0-1 defeat against Sri Lanka

Bangladesh conceded a solitary goal defeat against visiting Sri Lanka in their one-off FIFA Friendly match at jam-packed Sheikh Kamal Stadium in Nilphamari on Wednesday.

 

Mohammad Fazaluzzaman scored the match winner by a right-footed long shot from midfield in the 11th minute as his shot fired the net edging the crosspiece, 1-0.

 

Bangladesh could not stage a comeback from the position although they played an attacking game after 70 minutes and created fruitless chances one after another till the end.

 

The friendly battle, which started at 4 pm, pulled huge local crowd at the venue hosting the first international event with a capacity of 20,000 audience.

 

Both sides played the match ahead of their campaign in the seven-nation SAFF Suzuki Cup Football’2018 beginning on September 4 at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka.

 


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