BSP-18 Bangladesh lost to India in SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship final

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Bangladesh lost to India in SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship final

DHAKA, Aug 18, 2018 (BSS) – Bangladesh U-15 women’s football team’s hope of retain the

SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship title vanished into blue as they suffered a solitary goal

defeat to India in the final held on Saturday at Changlimithan Football Stadium in

Bhutan.

After the barren first half, Sunita Munda scored the all-important goal for India in

the 66th minute of the match.

Earlier, Bangladesh emerged as Group B champions with a comprehensive 3-0 goal victory

over Nepal in their last group B match after trashing Pakistan by 14-0 goals in their

group opening match.

India confirmed their final spot as they defeated Nepal by 2-1 goals in the first

semi-final held at the same venue.

Bangladesh U15-squad: Mahmuda Akter, Rupna Chakma, Rupa Akter, Akhi Khatun, Anai

Mogini, Nazma Khatun, Nilufa Yasmin Nila, Ilamoni, Shaheda Akter Ripa, Anuching Mogini,

Rehana Akter, Maria Manda, Monika Chakma, Laboni Akter, Tahura Khatun, Munni Akter,

Shamsunnahar, Sohagi Kisku, Rituporna, Sajeda, Shamsunnahar Jr, Rojina and Nousun.

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