SAFF: Bangladesh booters to play practice match against Foreign XI today

Bangladesh Football_Federation-logo-0C28295322-seeklogo.com12 November 2011

Bangladesh National football team is set to play their second warm-up match against the Foreign Footballers XI today, seven days after their first practice match against Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club where they came from behind to play out a 1-1 draw. Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club is right now at Pokhara, Nepal to play first ever Safal Pokhara Gold Cup.

The foreign Footballers XI is featured mostly with Nigerian and Cameroonain booters along with players from Senegall, Guinea and Liberia. Local coach Kamal Babu will guide the foreign XI.

Meanwhile Bangladesh's Macedonian coach Nikolas Llievski is not satisfied the overall condition of the players. Lack of fitness among the players along with a lack of warm-up matches and a long pause in the frofessional league, coach saw no change of winning the reagional football extravaganza to be held in Delhi from December 2 to 11.