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Bangladesh U-16 girls crush Lebanon 8-0


Bangladesh U-16 girls crush Lebanon 8-0

Bangladesh beat Lebanon by 8-0 goals in their group F match of the AFC U-16 Women’s Football Championship Thailand 2019 Qualifiers. The match held at the Bir Shreshtha Shaheed Sepoy Mohammad Mostafa Kamal Stadium in the city’s Kamalapur on Wednesday (Sep 19), local media reports said.

Sajeda, Saraban Tahura and Shamsunnahar Jr struck a brace while Anai Mogini and substitute Rojina Akhter netted one goal each in the one-sided affair though a tough game was expected from Lebanon, who have age-group women’s football league.

Bangladesh, who handed a massive 10-0 defeat to Bahrain in their first match, struck five goals in the first half before adding three more goals in the second half amid scorching heat.  

With two successive wins, the girls in red and green are on the top of group with six points, equal with Lebanon but Bangladesh have better goal difference while Vietnam with three points from one match are scheduled to play against winless Bahrain this afternoon.

The Golam Rabbani Cchoton's team will play their group third match against UAE on Sep 21 and then take on Vietnam on Sep 23.

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