U-15 girls’ ready for India test


The Bangladesh U-15 women’s team looking forward to continue their winning streak as they face strong India in the battle of group supremacy of the SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship scheduled to be held tomorrow (Sunday) at Changlimi­thang Stadium in Thimphu, Bhutan. 

The match kicks off at 3 pm.

Both Bangladesh and India secured six points with two wins but India still topped of the group by virtue of goal difference.

Earlier, Bangladesh got off to a winning start as they blanked host Bhutan by 2-0 goals and defeated Nepal by 2-1 goals.

On the other hand, India crushed Nepal by 4-1 goals in their opening match and dumped host Bhutan by 10-1 goals in the second match.

The tournament is being held in round-robin format for the first time.

Both Bangladesh and India already confirmed their final spot after the two successive victories in a row. The final of the tournament slated for October 15. Bangladesh won all their three matches to become champions in the inaugural edition but lost to India with a solitary goal in the final of the last edition held in Bhutan.