Bangladesh football team captain Mamunul Islam yesterday expressed hope that the national Under-23 side will excel in the upcoming AFC U-23 Qualifiers, scheduled to kick off in Dhaka this Friday.
The national captain said this during the Walton-Dhaka Tribune Fifa World Cup Football Quiz prize distribution ceremony at the Dhaka Tribune office yesterday. Sheikh Jamal DC coach Maruful Haque was also present as chief guest.
Dhaka Tribune Editor Zafar Sobhan and Walton Executive Director Humayun Kabir were present on the occasion and, alongside Maruf and Mamun, distributed the prizes. After the programme, Maruf and Mamun visited the office of Bangla Tribune.
Shakil of Dhaka and Kalyani Chowdhury of Chittagong were the first-prize winners of the quiz’s second phase. Shakil received an 8.5 CFT refrigerator while Kalyani won a 32-inch LED TV.
There were 10 prizes in each of the two phases of the quiz and Walton provided iPad, DVD players and rice cookers as awards.