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Palestine clinch Bangabandhu International Gold Cup
Palestine clinched Bangabandhu Gold Cup International Football championship 2018 by defeating Tajikstan 4-3 in tie-breaker at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka.
The final match went into tie-breaker after both teams failed to score.
The match kicked-off at 6:30 pm Bangladesh time on Friday.
Palestine smartly reached the final eliminating hosts Bangladesh by 2-0 goals in a hard fought 2nd semifinal at the Birshrestha Ruhul Amin Stadium in CoxÕs Bazar Wednesday while Tajikistan made a final berth eliminating the Philippines also by 2-0 goals in the first semifinal at the same venue on Tuesday.
Earlier, Palestine clinched the Group A title to reach the semis with all-win record beating Tajikistan 2-0 and holders Nepal 1-0 while the Philippines emerged Group B champions also with all win-run beating Laos 3-1 and Bangladesh 1-0.