Sports Correspondent: Bangladesh under-16 women’s football team qualified for the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship with a 1-0 win against Myanmar in the 2nd Group Qualifying Round-2.
With the sweet memory of Wednesday’s 10-0 goal victory over the Philippines, Bangladesh faced Myanmar today. Finally, the young girls successfully confirmed the ticket of Thailand beating Myanmar.
Monika Chakma scored the winning goal directly from a corner kick in the 67th minute of the match. Although, the Myanmar goal keeper tried to save the ball but failed.
Earlier, Bangladesh, which were placed in Group B of the AFC U-16 Women’s Championship with China, the Philippines and hosts Myanmar, will play their remaining Group match against stronger China on Sunday (March 3) at the same venue.
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