Gazipur finish zonal champs
Gazipur DFA emerged zonal champions and reached the final round of the 2nd Grameen-Danone Nations Cup football tournament for 10-12 years boys eliminating Tangail DFA by a solitary goal at the Gazipur Stadium yesterday.
Anik Barman scored the match-winner for the host team in the 27th minute of the match, which had to be abandoned on Tuesday due to inclement weather.
Earlier, six zonal champions -- Chittagong, Narail, Khulna, Chapainawabganj, Lalmonirhat and Narayanganj DFAs -- reached final round.
The eight-team final round with seven zonal champions and the BFF Development Squad will be held over July 4-6 at the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka.
Finally, the champion team will represent Bangladesh in the Danone Nations Cup Football Finals to be held over October 9-11 at Sao Paulo in Brazil.