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Kings beat Abahani to reach Federation Cup final  

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Published: 22:16, 14 May 2024  
Kings beat Abahani to reach Federation Cup final  

Star-studded Bashundhara Kings confirmed their spot of final of the ABG Bashundhara Federation Cup Football as they beat Abahani Limited, Dhaka by 3-0 goals in the second semifinal held at Sheikh Fazlul Haque Mani Stadium in Gopalganj on Tuesday.

Bashundhara Kings, who set the new milestone in the country's domestic football by winning the record fifth consecutive Bangladesh Premier League title recently, now play the title deciding final match against defending champions Mohammedan on May 22 at Rafiq Uddin Bhuiyan Stadium in Mymensingh. 

In the day's match, Brazilian forward Robson his compatriot Dorielton and forward Mohammad Ibrahim scored one each for Kings who led the first half by 1-0 goal.

Robson gave Kings a deserving lead in the 21st minute. After taking a pass from Miguel winger Rakib ran down from the midfield and provided the ball to Robson who sent the ball to the net giving no chance to Abahani's custodian Sohel.

Abahani however tried to stage a fight back in the first half but failed to convert any goal.