Bangladesh football

‘Tournament should continue with more incentive provided to academies’

Among 168 teams, Firoz Kamal Football Academy of Brahmanbaria emerged champions in the recently-introduced and FIFA-financed BFF Academy Cup. Despite being the chairman of the academy, advocate Mosarrof Hossain acted as the manager of the team during the tournament. The lawyer talked to The Daily Star’s Anisur Rahman to share the academy’s experience, limitations, prospects and other issues.

One step in right direction, but still a long way to go

Poor technique and insufficient knowledge of footballers have often been blamed for poor results of the national team over the years. At times, even foreign coaches seemed bothered to have been working with such footballers.

‘The power of 16 driving Kings’

Bashundhara Kings set a unique landmark in Bangladesh's domestic football on Saturday, winning the top-tier football league for a fifth consecutive time.

Cabrera accepts his errors in Palestine tie

Cabrera had previously referred to Salahuddin's comment as his personal opinion.

Federation Cup / Abahani, Mohammedan in quarterfinals

Record 12-time champions Abahani and defending champions Mohammedan secured their quarterfinal spots in the Federation Cup with victories in their Group B matches on Monday.

Talent sought, found and forgotten

In July of 2020, at a time when Bangladesh like the rest of the world was battling the coronavirus, an image of a young man wielding a broom started making rounds in the country’s social media.

Abahani aim to bounce back as BPL resumes today

Elsewhere, Mohammedan SC play Brothers Union in Rajshahi, while Chittagong Abahani and Rahmatganj MFS clash in Munshiganj.

A better year hinges on improved management

We all hope the year 2024 will be a better one for Bangladesh sports.

Sporadic successes in a year of gloom

The disappointments in other sports could’ve been swept under the rug had the men’s cricket team performed up to expectations.

May 18, 2024
May 18, 2024

‘Tournament should continue with more incentive provided to academies’

Among 168 teams, Firoz Kamal Football Academy of Brahmanbaria emerged champions in the recently-introduced and FIFA-financed BFF Academy Cup. Despite being the chairman of the academy, advocate Mosarrof Hossain acted as the manager of the team during the tournament. The lawyer talked to The Daily Star’s Anisur Rahman to share the academy’s experience, limitations, prospects and other issues.

May 18, 2024
May 18, 2024

One step in right direction, but still a long way to go

Poor technique and insufficient knowledge of footballers have often been blamed for poor results of the national team over the years. At times, even foreign coaches seemed bothered to have been working with such footballers.

May 12, 2024
May 12, 2024

‘The power of 16 driving Kings’

Bashundhara Kings set a unique landmark in Bangladesh's domestic football on Saturday, winning the top-tier football league for a fifth consecutive time.

April 30, 2024
April 30, 2024

Cabrera accepts his errors in Palestine tie

Cabrera had previously referred to Salahuddin's comment as his personal opinion.

January 30, 2024
January 30, 2024

Abahani, Mohammedan in quarterfinals

Record 12-time champions Abahani and defending champions Mohammedan secured their quarterfinal spots in the Federation Cup with victories in their Group B matches on Monday.

January 27, 2024
January 27, 2024

Talent sought, found and forgotten

In July of 2020, at a time when Bangladesh like the rest of the world was battling the coronavirus, an image of a young man wielding a broom started making rounds in the country’s social media.

January 12, 2024
January 12, 2024

Abahani aim to bounce back as BPL resumes today

Elsewhere, Mohammedan SC play Brothers Union in Rajshahi, while Chittagong Abahani and Rahmatganj MFS clash in Munshiganj.

January 1, 2024
January 1, 2024

A better year hinges on improved management

We all hope the year 2024 will be a better one for Bangladesh sports.

December 30, 2023
December 30, 2023

Sporadic successes in a year of gloom

The disappointments in other sports could’ve been swept under the rug had the men’s cricket team performed up to expectations.

December 29, 2023
December 29, 2023

How well did we play in 2023?

In the world of sports, Bangladeshi women’s and men’s teams for cricket and football have had an eventful year.

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