Chittagong Abahani defeated Nofel 3-0 in the first phase game in April but seemed not much eager Sunday in a dull match that saw very few chances created
Nofel Sporting Club kept their hope alive of avoiding relegation in their debut Bangladesh Premier League season as they edged Chittagong Abahani Limited 1-0 at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka Sunday.
Chittagong Abahani defeated Nofel 3-0 in the first phase game in April but seemed not much eager Sunday in a dull match that saw very few chances created.
Midfielder Mohammad Forhad Mona netted the all-important goal five minutes into the second half tapping home from close range following a low cross of Jamir Uddin.
Bangladesh Muktijoddha Sangshad Krira Chakra drew an end to Mohammedan Sporting Club Limited’s fine run in the Bangladesh Premier League with a comfortable 2-1 win at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka Sundayhttps://t.co/mMtJs346pK#FOOTBALL #BANGLADESH #BFF #BPL #MSCL #BMSKC— Dhaka Tribune Sports (@Sport_DT) July 28, 2019
Bottom two sides from the 13-team league are set to face the relegation from the top-flight.
Team BJMC have already been relegated from the premier league.
Nofel leapfrogged Brothers Union to climb to 11th place with the latest win having earned them 19 points from 23 matches while Brothers and Rahmatganj Muslim Friends Society have 18 and 20 points respectively from 22 games.
Ctg Abahani 0 1 Nofel (Mona 50)