Bangladesh ladies’s staff performed out a goalless draw with Nepal within the final match of the two-match FIFA Tier-1 Girls’s Worldwide pleasant sequence on the Dasharath Stadium in Kathmandu on Sunday.
Each Bangladesh and Nepal performed the matches as part of their preparations for the AFC Girls’s Asian Cup 2022 Qualifiers in Uzbekistan and made good practices via the matches.
Touring Bangladesh conceded a 2-1 defeat in opposition to Himalayan nation Nepal within the first leg on the similar venue in Kathmandu final Thursday.
Sabita Rana and Preeti Rai scored for Nepal in a span of 9 minutes within the first half (14th and twenty third minutes) whereas substitute Tohura Khatun netted the lone purpose for Bangladesh within the 2nd half (83rd minute).
Bangladesh nationwide ladies’s staff returned to worldwide soccer with the matches after greater than two and half years since taking part in the semifinal of the SAFF Championship in opposition to India in March 2019.
In right now’s match, Bangladesh performed comparatively higher soccer than they did earlier one though giving some improper passes.
Bangladesh winger Krishna Rani Sarkar made some good assaults down the fitting flank and narrowly missed scoring within the thirtieth minute when her try from a tough angle crashed in opposition to the bar and out. . Bimala Chaudhury of Nepal additionally managed probability within the thirty seventh minute however she too failed to complete from shut vary.
Bangladesh custodian Rupna Chakma displayed her brilliance beneath the bar foiling a sequence of opponent makes an attempt.
Maria Manda of Bangladesh and Hira Kumari of Nepal have been cautioned with yellow playing cards within the match.
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Bangladesh staff will subsequent fly on to Uzbekistan on Tuesday (Sept 14) to take part within the AFC Girls’s Asian Cup India ‘2022 Qualifiers. The competitors will happen from September 19-24.
Bangladesh ladies booters have been positioned in Group G of the competitors, alongside Jordan and Iran. In each international locations, ladies’s soccer enjoys stronger foundations than in Bangladesh.
Bangladesh first recreation in opposition to Jordan, Sept 19, in Tashkent.
Second recreation in opposition to Iran, Sept. 22, once more in Tashkent.Solely the group champions will qualify for the following spherical of the AFC Girls’s Asian Cup in India subsequent yr.