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AFC Delegation In Dhaka

AFC Delegation In Dhaka

A five-member delegation of Asian Football Confederation arrived in Dhaka on a two-day tour to develop a plan for the improvement of the management capability of Bangladesh Premier League and Clubs on Wednesday. The delegation included Kaita Sugihara, Head of Development, Yogesh Desai, Development Officer, Brendan Menton, Consultant of AFC Development Program, Kentaro Hiyoshi, Consultant [...]

September 14, 2012 Abir Ahmed Chowdhury Bangladesh League, Bangladesh National Team, Domestic 0

Emeka Ezeugo’s account of the 1987 league decider

Emeka Ezeugo’s account of the 1987 league decider

The following text is Emeka Ezeugo’s account of the 1987 league decider in Dhaka. Emeka was one of the scorers that day. I remember calling Kaiser Hamid from Turkey and he told me that the game was in two days’ time. I was in Turkey to train with Besiktas. I abandoned it and reconfirmed my [...]

July 23, 2012 Abir Ahmed Chowdhury Bangladesh League, Cup Football, Domestic 0

Mohammedan v Abahani – in front of empty stands

Mohammedan v Abahani – in front of empty stands

Monday, 26 October 1987 and it was time for another Mohammedan v Abahani match. The 1980s was a fruitful period for football in Bangladesh, and the rise in growth of foreigners entering our domestic league meant the quality went up a further notch. The likes of Emeka Ezuego, Pakir Ali, Naser Hejaji and many others [...]

July 22, 2012 Abir Ahmed Chowdhury Bangladesh League, Cup Football, Domestic 0

BFF Reveals Calendar of 2012-13 Season

BFF Reveals Calendar of 2012-13 Season

The Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) yesterday revealed the calendar of 2012-13 season. The season will kick off with the Federation Shield which will start from August 30. The Federation Shield was previously known as the Federation Cup Qualifiers, and is set to include teams clubs from second tier professional league, services, universities and districts next [...]

July 12, 2012 Abir Ahmed Chowdhury Bangladesh League, Cup Football, Domestic 0

Bangladesh Football Weekly [25-05-12]

Bangladesh Football Weekly [25-05-12]

Grameenphone Bangladesh Premier League Update: Saturday, May 19: Feni Soccer 0-3 Sheikh Jamal After a 2-0 defeat against Farashganj in the previous game, the defending champions bounced back to cruise to a comfortable 3-0 win over Feni Soccer in Feni. The Dhanmondi outfit were easily the better side throughout the game and went ahead in [...]

May 25, 2012 Abir Ahmed Chowdhury Bangladesh League, Domestic 0

Mohammedan coach Emeka Ezeugo chats with Plaantik after victory against Abahani

Mohammedan coach Emeka Ezeugo chats with Plaantik after victory against Abahani

Abahani’s unbeaten run in the league came to an end today as they capitulated to a 2-0 defeat at the hands of their traditional foes Mohammedan. Sohel Rana and Wahed scored one goal apiece in the first half to put Mohammedan in a strong position. Mohammedan went into this game as underdogs having collected just [...]

May 22, 2012 Abir Ahmed Chowdhury Bangladesh League, Domestic 0

Bangladesh Football Weekly [18-05-12]

Bangladesh Football Weekly [18-05-12]

This is the start of a new series in Plaantik where we look back at the major events that transpired in Bangladesh football over the past one week. [...]

May 18, 2012 Abir Ahmed Chowdhury Bangladesh League, Domestic 0