Saif Sporting through Federation Cup final...

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Saif Sporting through Federation Cup final

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:55 PM, 6 January 2021  

Saif Sporting through Federation Cup final

Saif Sporting through Federation Cup final

Saif Sporting Club, which has been playing good football for the last few years, has added another milestone to its list of achievements. For the first time in their club history, they have reached the final of the Federation Cup.

Saif completed their first-ever final in Federation Cup beating Chattogram Abahani 3-0 in the first semifinal at Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka on Wednesday. From the beginning of the match, they were dominating in the field and went ahead 1-0 in the first half. They added two more goals in the second half and finished the match with a 3-0 victory. 

This is the fourth time, Saif Sporting Club is playing the Federation Cup. Their highest achievement was the quarterfinals twice. This time they confirmed the final as the first team which makes a chance to lift the title for the first time. 

Saif Sporting Club's Nigerian recruit Emanuel scored the first goal in the 9th minute. Another Nigerian Ikechuku doubled the lead in the 61st minute while Yassin Arafat tripled the lead in the 69th minute.

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