After two matches against Malaysia last June, Bangladesh girls did not play any more matches. Despite trying to organize a match, Bafuf could not find an opponent. Bangladesh team is going to play clean championship without identifying their strength and weakness by not playing the preparation match. Of course, the girls were in continuous practice.
Therefore, before flying to Nepal, the coach of the team Golam Rabbani Chhotan said, the girls are ready for the clean.
Women’s SAFF Championship will be held in Kathmandu, Nepal from September 6 to 19. The Bangladesh team left the country on Saturday morning to participate in that tournament.
Before leaving the country, the coach of the team Golam Rabbani Choton said, ‘The girls are ready for this tournament. The first match is very important. They are ready for the first match. Hopefully, we will start the first match with a win. The first two matches are important to play in the semi-finals. We are currently focusing on these two matches. When we go to the semis, we have a plan for that, we will implement it fully. ‘
Seven countries are participating in this round. Bangladesh girls will play against India, Maldives and Pakistan in Group ‘A’. Group ‘B’ has Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bhutan. The top four teams from the two groups will compete in the semi-finals. India has won five editions of women’s cricket. In 2016, the girls of Bangladesh played the final only once; But Sabina’s dream of winning the title was shattered by losing to India. There are 15 footballers from the last 2019 SAFF Championship in this year’s squad.