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Saif, Police secure victories in BPL

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 20 August, 2021 12:00 AM
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Saif, Police secure victories in BPL

Saif Sporting Club outplayed Uttar Baridhara Club by 3-1 goals in the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League football match at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in the capital on Thursday.

Saif forward John Okoli netted a brace for the team in the 28th and (90+5) minutes of the game while Nigerian defender Kenneth Ikechukwu added another goal for Saif in the 66th minute. Midfielder Maruf Ahmed scored the consolation goal for Baridhara Club in the 75th minute.

Despite the victory, Saif remained at the 6th spot in the league table, securing 38 points from 21 matches while Baridhara remained at 10th place with 19 points from 22 encounters.

In the day’s other match, Bangladesh Police Football Club defeated Arambagh Krira Sangha by 1-0 goal at the Bir Sherestha Shaheed Sepoy Mostafa Kamal in Kamalapur in the capital.

Meanwhile, Chattogram Abahani Ltd will take on Mohammedan Sporting Club Ltd in their 23rd league match at the BNS today.