AFC Cup

AFC Cup Preliminaries: Maziya departs to Bangladesh ahead of match against Abhani

  • The team departed on Sunday morning
  • The first leg of the AFC Cup preliminary round between Maziya and Abhani will be held this Wednesday; the second leg will be held on February 12
  • If Maziya wins both legs, the team will head to playoffs

Aishath Shaany
Shaaknee

K. Male' 2020 Feb 02 | Sun 12:32 sport 1,964

Maziya Sports and Recreation Club held an event on Saturday night, where the sports minister was in attendance - Maziya Sports Club

Maziya Sports and Recreation Club has departed to Bangladesh, ahead of its match against Abhani Dhaka in the AFC Cup preliminaries.

While the team departed on Sunday morning, a special dinner was held on Saturday night where Sports Minister Ahmed Mahloof was in attendance.

The first leg of the AFC Cup preliminary round between Maziya and Abhani will be held this Wednesday, while the second leg will be held on February 12.

If Maziya wins both matches, the team will head to playoffs. And if it wins this, Maziya will move on to the group stages. It will be in Group E, along with Maldives’ TC Sports Club, India’s Chennaiyin FC and Bangladesh’s Bashundhara Kings.

Maziya Sports and Recreation Club has been preparing for the AFC tournament, with a strong squad. As such, it brought in two international defenders, a former first division player from Serbia and a former national team player from Afghanistan, in addition to the two that were previously in the squad.

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