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Kings thrash Navy

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 1 December, 2021 12:00 AM
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Kings thrash Navy
Players of Bashundhara Kings celebrate after scoring a goal during their Independence Cup match against Bangladesh Navy Football Club at the Bir Sherestha Shaheed Sepoy Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamlapur on Tuesday. — Reaz Ahmed Sumon

Bashundhara Kings got off to a winning start in the new domestic season as they outclassed Navy Football Club by 6-0 goals in their first Group D match of the ongoing Independence Cup at the Bir Sherestha Shaheed Shipahi Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamlapur on Tuesday.

Former Bosnian national player Stojan Vranjes scored a brace in his debut match for Kings while their Brazilian midfielder Jonathan Fernandes, substitute forward Eleta Kingsley and Brazilian forward Robson Robinho netted one each for the winning side.

Navy defender Habibur Rahman scored an own goal that helped Kings complete a big win over their opponents.

Stojan netted the first goal with a header utilizing a cross from Brazilian midfielder Jonathan Fernandes in the 41st minute before Jonathan scored the second goal in the 43rd minute.

Meanwhile, Chattogram Abahoni Limited were held to a 1-1 draw by Police Football Club in the first Group D match at the same venue on the same day. Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club Ltd will play Uttar Baridhara Club and Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra will take on against Air Force Football Team in their respective Group B matches today at the same venue.