Sports Desk: Bangladesh won 1-0 against Cambodia in FIFA international friendly match. Rakib Hossain scored the only goal scored in the first half for the Red-Greens.
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The match starts at 6 pm Bangladesh time at the Morodok Teko National Stadium in Phnom Penh. This is Bangladesh’s first win in 2022. Before playing 6 matches, they lost 4 and drew 2.
Bangladesh missed the opportunity to score in the 14th minute of the game. Jamal Bhuiyan could not take a proper shot after receiving Biswanath Ghosh’s long throw-in in the D-box from the right side. His shot goes just wide of the post.
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Bangladesh goalkeeper Anisur Rahman Ziko made a great save in the 19th minute. He sent a bullet-speed shot over the crossbar with one hand.
In the 23rd minute, Matin Mia’s great pass found Rakib in front of the D-box. The 23-year-old forward took control of the ball and beat the goalkeeper with a powerful right-footed shot.
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There was a chance to double the lead in the 74th minute. Matin Mea’s sharp shot from outside the box hits the crossbar. Two minutes later Zico blocked an opponent’s header.
As there were no more goals in the match, the Bangladesh football team left the field with a 1-0 victory. Jamal Bhuiyan’s next match is against Nepal next Tuesday.