Three SAFF contenders now in city


DHAKA, Sept. 2, 2018 (BSS)- Three contenders — Nepal, Bhutan and Pakistan national football teams — arrived today in the city to take part in the SAFF Suzuki Cup scheduled to begin on Tuesday (Sept. 4) at the country’s premier venue Bangabandhu National Stadium (BNS).

Earlier, Sri Lankan national football team as a first team arrived in the city to participate in the tournament.

Nepal will start their SAFF campaign taking on Pakistan on September 4 at BNS while Bhutan will meet hosts Bangladesh in the day’s another match of the tournament also to be held at the same venue at 7 pm.