|Published : 10 Mar 2017, 21:17:01|
Dhaka Abahani to play Maziya S&R in AFC Cup on Mar 14
Bangladesh Premier League champions Dhaka Abahani Limited will start their AFC Cup 2017 campaign taking on the Maldives champions Maziya S&R in their home match on Tuesday (March 14) at Bangabandhu National Stadium in the city, reports UNB.
Earlier, Dhaka Abahani Limited were placed in Group E of the Asian Club meet along with Maziya S&R, JSW Bengaluru and Mohun Bagan AC of India.
A total of 36 champion teams from Asia are taking part in the home and away basis tournament.
In the remaining group matches, Bangladesh will play Mohun Bagan AC on April 4 at Rabindra Sarobor Stadium, meet JSW Bengaluru on April 18 at Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru, face JSW Bengaluru on May 3 at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka, play Maziya S&R on May 17 at National Stadium in Male and Mohun Bagan AC on May 31 at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka.
Dhaka Abahani officials disclosed the details of the tournament at a press conference at the BFF House on Thursday.