Chittagong Abahani is the second home team in Comilla. Dhaka Abahani won 3-2 on Tuesday (June 28). Brazilian forward Dorilton’s pair of goals ensured the victory for the visitors. Meanwhile, Rahmatganj drew 1-1 against North Baridhara. In another match of the day in Munshiganj, Swadhinata Krira Chakra won 2-1 against Saif Sporting.
Dhaka Abahani-Chittagong Abahani duo at Shaheed Dhirendranath Dutta Stadium in Comilla. Play at home, so confidence is intense. The fight between the two Abahanis in the competitive match was also a bone-chilling battle. From the beginning of the match, Dhaka Abahani dominated the ball. The giants of Dhanmondi started to create good chances and scored one goal after another. However, Mario Lemos’ team could not take advantage of the opportunity.
Chautala’s team continued to play counter-attack at home. They took the lead in the 32nd minute of the match by scoring a goal from a free-kick by Popalj. Dhaka Abahani started playing desperately to score a goal. Two minutes later, Brazilian forward Dorilton equalized. The two teams started playing aggressively again with a 1-1 draw.
Peter Thankgod gave Chittagong the lead from the penalty spot in the 40th minute of the match. Then the two teams go to the break. From the beginning of the second half, the giants of Dhaka have been trying their best to restore the balance in the match. In the 57th minute, Chattala’s team became a team of ten. The lives of ten people are creating opportunities for one goal after another against Chittagong. Mario Lemos’ team missed two goals in the great save of the Chittagong Abahani goalkeeper.
Dalton equalized in the 61st minute by heading to Daniel’s corner. He made the score line 2-2 with his second goal. After 8 minutes the picture of the match changed. Nurul Naeem Faisal led Dhaka 3-2 with one goal.
For the rest of the match, Chittagong Abahani kept trying hard to restore equality. Maruf’s team could not score any more goals to protect the visitors. In the end, Dhaka Abahani left the field with a 3-2 victory.