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Pioneer U15 league gets underway

  • Published at 10:10 pm October 14th, 2019
Pioneer U15 Football

The tournament was inaugurated in the presence of chief guest, Mohammad Zahid Ahsan Russel, state minister for the Youth and Sports ministry

The Dhaka North City Corporation and Dhaka South City Corporation Pioneer U15 Football League 2019 is underway under facilitation provided by both the wings of the city corporation at Bangabandhu National Stadium Monday.

The opening match of the 71-team league featured Feni Sports Academy edging past Dhaka 29 Sporting Club by a solitary goal scored by Feni’s Ashraf Uddin Ovi in the 42nd minute of the game. 

The tournament was inaugurated in the presence of chief guest, Mohammad Zahid Ahsan Russel, state minister for the Youth and Sports ministry.

Among others, Harunur Rashid, Awami League’s Youth and Sports secretary, Arif Khan Joy, former deputy minister for sports, Md Shawkat Ali Khan Jahangir, chairman of Pioneer League football committee, Abu Nayeem Shohag, general secretary of BFF were present at the inauguration.