Bangladesh Malaysia 2-2 in halftime at the Bangabandhu Cup today
08 February 2015, Nirapad News: Bangladesh has at a draw with Malaysia after eight minutes into the start of the second half of the Bangabandhu Gold Cup Final.
After Malaysia took a 2-goal lead in the first half of the final that started at 5 pm today, the hosts pegged only one goal back until the second half kicked off.
The Malaysians scored the first goal at 31 minutes of the game and the second one at 39th minute. The first goal came from a free kick while the second one from a counter attack.
In the very beginning of the match, Bangladesh’s Zahid faced a bad tackle, had to go out of the field. Bangladesh missed the first opportunity to score at 11 minutes. Another chance came at 14 minutes.
From the beginning, Bangladesh had an attacking approach to the game. But they seemed to be losing control of the game over time.
At 29th minute, Malaysia also failed to utilize a chance, when one of their player received a long pass inside the penalty box with only few defenders and goalkeeper.