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Fareast, South East University set up final clash

  • Published at 12:30 am August 4th, 2018
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Action from the semi-final between Brac University and South East University at the Faraaz Gold Cup in Dhaka Friday Courtesy

The two teams will lock horns with each other in the grand finale Sunday at 4pm at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka

Fareast University and South East University will face off in the final of the 2nd Shahjalal Islami Bank Faraaz Gold Cup Inter University Football Tournament after winning their respective semi-finals at Kamalapur Stadium Friday. The two teams will lock horns with each other in the grand finale Sunday at 4pm at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka.

In the first semi-final, Fareast edged University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh 1-0 with man of the match Mohammad Mainul Abedin Sujoy netting the all-important goal in the seventh minute. ULAB were unable to script a comeback despite repeated attempts.

In the second last-four clash, Brac University suffered a 3-0 defeat at the hands of South East. The first half ended goalless in spite of several attempts at goal by both the sides. Player of the match Mohammad Tuhin put South East ahead in the 42nd minute from a brilliant free-kick. Abdul Quayyum made it 2-0 in the 62nd minute before Tuhin bagged his second in injury time.

The pre-final press conference will be held at BNS Saturday at 3:30pm where captains and coaches of the two teams will be present, among other officials.