Dhaka – Bangladeshi budding footballer Rafi’s Galapagos Sea Lions team exited the FIFA Football 4 Friendship Program with one win and two defeats held at Spartak Stadium – Sapsan Arena Bolshaya Cherkizovskaya in Moscow on Tuesday,ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018.
Bangladesh U-12 Boys Team played under Galapgos Sea Lions Team together with the booters of six different countries from China, Cyprus, Liberia, Angullas, Cote d Ivoire and Turks & Caicos Island.
In the first match, Galapagos Sea Lion Teamconceded 2-4 goals defeat against Whale Shark team where Rafi scored both goals.
In the 2nd match, Galapagos Sea Lion Teamcrushed Gharial team by 9-0 goals featuring a hat-trick by Rafiwith three goals.
In the 3rd match, Galapagos Sea Lion Teamlost to Chetahteam by 2-3 goals to quit from the competition in round robin league stage where Rafi scoring one goal.
The crucial match was locked in 1-1 in the first half.
The final match and closing ceremony scheduled for Tuesday night.
Many Football Celebraties are schedule to present in the closing ceremony including chairmen of LOC FIFA world Cup 2018 Russia, Russia and Soudi Arabian National football players, Ex national players of different Countries and Officials.
Bangladesh U-12 Boys is going create a history in the opening ceremony of FIFA World Cup 2018 Russia asAmbassador of Bangladesh. Rafi will carry the National Flag of Bangladesh accompanied by Bangladeshi young journalist Shams.
They will together enter the field in the FIFA World Cup opening ceremony at Luzhniki Stadium on Thursday (June 14) alongside participants of some 211 countries.UNB