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AFC Cup: Sk Russel to play FC Tertons on Thursday


Dhaka – Sheikh Russel KC of Bangladesh will play their last Group C match of the AFC Cup Play-off Qualifiers against FC Tertons of host Bhutan at Changlimithang Stadium in Thimphu on Thursday.Sheikh Russel KC, which played to a 1-1 draw with Tatung FC of
Chinese Taipei in their first Group C match on Tuesday, needed a outright victory in their match against home team qualify for the
final round of play-off of the AFC Cup,UNB News Agency Reported.
Bangladesh team dominated the match till 80th minute against Taipei team by a nice goal from defender Jules Ikanga but midfielder Hung Shih-Cheng restored the parity for Tatung FC in the 81st minute from a penalty with frustration of Bangladesh side.Earlier, FC Tertons of hosts Bhutan played goalless draw with Tatung FC of Chinese Taipei last Sunday Sheikh Russel KC, which finished runners-up in the last edition of the Bangladesh Premier League, are going through a bad time in the ongoing JB Bangladesh Premier League losing five matches out of six they have played so far.Meanwhile, Maraful Haque men increased their strength in the AFC Cup
with the inclusion of four guest players from Chittagong Abahani and Sheikh Jamal DC.


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