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Ziban finally leaves for Qatar tomorrow

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:01 PM, 24 November 2020  

Ziban finally leaves for Qatar tomorrow

Ziban finally leaves for Qatar tomorrow

National football team’s striker Nabib Newaz Ziban and team’s observer Imteaz Hamid will fly for Qatar tomorrow to join with the team.

Ziban could not fly with the contingent on November 19 last in Qatar due to his injury problem received during the second FIFA friendly match between Bangladesh and Nepal.

“Nabib Newaj Ziban and team’s observer Imtiaz Hamid is leaving for Qatar tomorrow (Wednesday) morning to join with the team…. obviously, they will have to go through COVID-19 test there and will have to stay mandatory quarantine before joining various activities with the team,” said the Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) general secretary Abu Nayeem Shohag to the reporters today.

He said after recovering from injury Ziban contacted with team’s physiotherapist, fitness trainer and coach and as per the decision of head coach and management, Ziban is being sent to Qatar to join the team and if everything goes ok, he may also plays in the main eleven of the team.

Ziban through a video message today said he is feeling quite better now and ready to fly for Qatar tomorrow morning. The striker also sought blessings of all.

Bangladesh will play their away match of the FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar Qualifiers round-2 against Asian Champions Qatar scheduled to be held on December 4 in Doha.

The national booters will also play two practice matches against the local selection. The first practice match will be held tomorrow (Wednesday) while the second one is slated for November 28.