Former FIFA referee Abdul Aziz died of cardiac arrest at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) yesterday. He was 68.
Aziz was initially admitted at BSSMU after a cardiac arrest on October 12 and had later tested Covid-19 positive.
Aziz, who started refereeing in 1974, conducted 28 international matches from 1981 to 1991 as a FIFA referee. He also conducted more than 500 domestic matches. Aziz joined Agrani Bank in 1990 before retiring in 2011.