Tangail, BKSP in semis
Tangail and Bangladesh Krira Shikkha Protisthan (BKSP) all but confirmed their semifinal berths of the JFA Cup U-15 Football Tournament after registering second successive victories at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Tuesday.
Tangail, who defeated Kushtia 5-1 on the opening day, thrashed Khulna 6-0, thanks to a brilliant hattrick from Ilias, who struck four goals after Limon opened the account. Linkon struck the other for the winners.
In the day's other match, BKSP came from behind to beat Kushtia 3-1. Mozahid levelled the margin for BKSP after Shaon had put Kushtia in front. Masud and Akash struck one goal each to ensure the second win for BKSP, who had earlier defeated Khulna 3-0 in their tournament opener.