Bashundhara Kings complete registration
With a procession of supporters, Bashundhara Kings submitted their player registration list to Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) for the upcoming season of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2018-2019 on Saturday.
Bashundhara Kings commenced their grand procession from Bashundhara Kings Headquarters to BFF House in order to submit the players’ list ahead of their maiden stint at the apex league of domestic football.
Bashundhara Kings President Imrul Hassan, Senior Vice-President Liakot Hossain, General Secretary Minhajul Islam Minhaj, Head of Strategic Planning BA Zubair Nipu and Head Coach Oscar Bruzon were present in the procession accompanied by players and supporters
At BFF House, Bashundhara Kings were greeted by BFF senior Vice-President Abdus Salam Murshedy, General Secretary Abu Nayeem Shohag along with other BFF officials.
On the day, Kings submitted a list with 32 local players and 3 foreign players.
Bashundhara Kings President Imrul Hassan revealed that Emon Babu is set to be the highest paid footballer of Bashundhara Kings though he did not disclose the amount.
“Every player that we have recruited in this club has been done so justly by paying what they deserve. Everyone will get the result of their hard work in this club. We want to clinch every trophy in this season,” said Imrul Hassan.
BFF senior Vice-President Abdus Salam Murshedy worded ecstatic praise about the role played by Bashundhara Group in advancing the cause of football.
“Bashundhara Group has been playing a huge role in the social and economic improvement of Bangladesh. They are also contributing their part in advancing Football. Bashundhara Kings have assembled an amazing team following a European club structure. They have done this with utmost professionalism,” said Murshedy
Bashundhara Kings General Secretary Minhajul Islam Minhaj was in his usual upbeat mood during the event and felt that becoming the first club to register players for BPL 208-2019 portrays the preparation of the club. He also hoped that the grand procession and the festive environment will create an aura of familiarity among Kings’ players and officials.
Member of Costa Rica World Cup squad forward Daniel Colindres, Brazilian Marcos Vinicius and Spanish defender George Gotor were the three overseas players registered by Bashundhara Kings on the day.
With this registration Bashundhara Kings became the first team to register players for upcoming season of BPL.
Bashundhara Kings Players
Goalkeeper: Md Mitul Hasan, Anisur Rahman Ziko, Nur Mohammad, Rakibul Hasan Tushar
Defenders: Saddam Hossain Any,Md Shoaib Mia, Ridwan Bin Rahman Rakin, Nurul Naim Faisal, Md Rezaul Karim Reza, Shusanto Tripura, George Gotor, Md Nasir Uddin Chowdhury, Md Didarul Hoque and Md Salauddin.
Midfielders: Krishna Mali, Md Naim Uddin, Mashuk Mia Jony, Md Emon Mahmud, Daniel Colindres, Md Sohanur Rahman, Sheikh Alamgir Kabir Rana, Md Ibrahim, Hemonto Vincent Biswas, Marcos Vinicius. Md Shamim, Sanowar Hossain, Salahuddin Sheikh and Md Rakibul Islam.
Forwards: Md Motin Mia, Tawhidul Alam Sabuj, Mahbubur Rahman Sufil and Bisal Das.