Monday, 24 Jun, 2024

Sports

Bashundhara Kings to face Mohammedan tomorrow

Sports Desk | banglanews24.com
Update: 2024-05-21 20:48:16
Bashundhara Kings to face Mohammedan tomorrow

Bashundhara Kings face defending champions Mohammedan Sporting Club in the battle of final of ABG Bashundhara Federation Cup Football scheduled to be held tomorrow (Wednesday) at Rafiq Uddin Bhuiyan Stadium in Mymensingh.

The match kicks off at 3 pm.

Earlier, Mohammedan Sporting Club stormed into the final of the tournament beating Bangladesh Police Football Club by 2-1 goals in the first semifinal while Bashundhara Kings confirmed their spot of final defeating Abahani Limited, Dhaka by 3-0 goals in the second semifinal.

Bashundhara Kings, who set the new milestone in the country's domestic football by winning the record fifth consecutive Bangladesh Premier League title recently, won the Federation Cup crown twice in 2019-20 and 2020-21 season, are now eyeing to win another trophy of the Federation Cup.

Kings also won the season’s curtain raiser Independence Cup 2023-24.

On the other hand, Mohammedan Sporting Club also looking forward to retain the title.

In the last season, Mohammedan defeated their arch rivals Abahani Limited by 4-2 goals in keenly contested tie-breaker after the stipulated and extra time ended in 4-4. It was Mohammedan’s eleventh title in the tournament since 1980.

BDST: 2048 HRS, MAY 21, 2024
MSK

All rights reserved. Sale, redistribution or reproduction of information/photos/illustrations/video/audio contents on this website in any form without prior permission from banglanews24.com are strictly prohibited and liable to legal action.