BFF cancels Championship League

Published: 22:05, May 20,2020


The Bangladesh Football Federation on Wednesday abandoned its second-tier professional football competition 2019-20 Bangladesh Championship League due to coronavirus pandemic.BFF took the decision in a virtual meeting between BFF’s professional football league committee and the participating club representatives. ‘After a discussion with all the participating clubs, the meeting unanimously agreed to cancel this season’s championship league,’ said BFF senior vice-president and PFLC chairman Abdus Salam Murshedy after the meeting.  The 13-team second-tier league was expected to begin at the Bir Shrestha Shaheed Shipahi Mostafa Kamal Stadium in Kamalapur from June 15. — New Age

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