Saturday, January 19, 2019 | ePaper
BD U-15 boys team touchdown Thailand safely
The Bangladesh U-15 national football team touched down in Bangkok on Saturday to take part in the Bangladesh Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) friendly tournament scheduled to be held from December 10-14 in Thailand, according to a message received here on Saturday from Bangladesh Football Federation.
The team landed at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok at 5:30 am local time. The UEFA friendly tournament is scheduled to be held on December 10-14 in Thailand.
The team then boarded local Air Asia flight at 2 pm (local time) to reach the tournament venue Buriram. The team reached Buriram around 3pm local time and checked into Best Western Royal Buriram Hotel.
Bangladesh will take on European rivals Cyprus in their very first match of the tourney.
The venue of the tournament is Chang Arena, Buriram while the training ground is Chang Training Ground. The four participating teams will be accommodated in three hotels of the host town.
Then the boys in red and green will face host Thailand on December 12 before playing their last match against the Maldives on December 14.
Bangladesh U-15 team squad:
Mehedi Hasan, Maruf Ahmed, Nihat Jahan Ucchash, Raja Ansari, Touhidul Islam, Rustom Islam Dukhu Mia, Rabiul Islam, Nazmul Ahmed, Al Amin, Ashikur Rahman, Helal Ahmed, Kamran Uddin Raju, Mehedi Hasan, Mitul Marma, Moinul Islam Moin, Rajon Hawlader, Rasel Ahmed, Ibne Ahad Shakil.
Officials: Bijon Borua ( head of delegation), Amit Khan Shuvro (team manager), Mohidur Rahman Miraj (deputy head of delegation), Mostafa Anwar Parvez (head coach), Mahbub Alom (assistant coach), Jahan E Alam Nury (assistant coach), Atiquazzaman (team's doctor) and Khalid Mahmud ( media officer).