The first ever Bangamata U19 Women’s International Gold Cup 2019, organized by the BFF, will be held from April 22 to May 3 at the Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka.Six U19 women’s teams, including Bangladesh will compete in the tournament.
The names of the teams and their respective groups were unveiled at the official draw and logo unveiling ceremony of the tournament at Hotel Pan Pacific Sonargaon in the capital on Tuesday.
Mongolia, Tajikistan and Laos were drawn into Group A whereas Bangladesh will compete against United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Kyrgyzstan in Group B.
Private Industry and Investment Advisor to Prime Minister, Salman F Rahman, MP was the chief guest of the official team draw and logo unveiling ceremony.
BFF President Kazi Salahuddin, senior vice-president Abdus Salam Murshedy and other members of the BFF including general Secretary Abu Nayeem Shohag were also present on the occasion.
Fahad MA Karim, Chief Executive of the tournament’s rights holders K-Sports was also present on the occasion among representatives of other partner organizations.
Meanwhile, the theme song of the tournament ‘Bijoy Moshal’ was also unveiled at the draw ceremony. The song has been sung by Momtaz, Kona, Elita, Porshi, Dola and Kumkum.