Bashundhara Kings Women

Bashundhara Kings Women (Bengali: বসুন্ধরা কিংস নারী দল) is a Bangladeshi women's football club affiliated with Bashundhara Kings. The team plays Bangladesh Women's Football League. Though the name of the club is Kings, it's a women's team.[2][3][4]

Bashundhara Kings Women
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Full nameBashundhara Kings Women
Nickname(s)The Kings
Founded2019; 4 years ago (2019)
GroundBir Sherestha Shaheed Shipahi Mostafa Kamal Stadium
OwnerBashundhara Group
PresidentBangladesh Imrul Hassan[1]
Head coachBangladesh Syed Golam Jilani
LeagueBangladesh Women's Football League
WebsiteClub website
Active departments of Bashundhara Kings
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Football (Women's) Football (Men's)



On 7 September 2019, the club officially announced the name of former national player Mahmuda Sharifa Oditi as their women's team coach.[5] In October 2019, Bashundhara Kings officially informed the Bangladesh Football Federation that they want to participate in the much-awaited women's league.[6] On 3 January 2020, it was revealed that Women's national team skipper Sabina Khatun is likely to play for Bashundhara Kings in the much-awaited Women's Football League.

2019–20 seasonEdit

Bashundhara Kings formed a strong team for the 3rd edition of the Women's Football League recruiting 23 booters, including 19 national players to finalize their squad during the transfer deadline day. They included National Women's team Captain Sabina Khatun, Bangladesh U-19 team captain Mishrat Jahan Moushumi and key players like Monika Chakma, Krishna Rani Sarkar, Maria Manda, Tohura Khatun, and Sanjida Akhter.[7][8]

On 22 February 2020, Bashundhara Kings officially introduced their star-studded women's football team with a thoroughly dominating 12–0 win over Begum Anwara Sporting Club. Krishna struck four goals, Sabina netted three including the first-ever goal for the club within 45 seconds, Mishrat Jahan Moushumi scored two while Sheuli, Nargis Khatun and Maria Manda scored one goal each for the winners.[9] On 1 March 2020, Bashundhara Kings recorded another big win in Tricotex Women's Football League when the title-contenders handed a 13–0 defeat on Spartan MK Gallactico Sylhet FC. Monika struck four goals, Sabina netted another hattrick while Akhi scored a brace. Krishna, Tohura and Sheuli netted one goal each while Mukta Das scored an own goal.[10] On 5 March 2020, Sabina netted her third hat-trick in a row to guide Bashundhara Kings to their third consecutive victory with a 9–0 win over Nasrin Sports Academy. Tohura and Krishna scored two while Sanjida and Munni scored one goal each for the winners.[11] On 9 March 2020, Bashundhara Kings brushed aside Cumilla United by 6-0 goals. Sabina and Maria Manda struck two goals each while Ripa and Tohura netted one goal each for the Kings.[12] On 12 March 2020, Kings brushed aside Jamalpur Kacharipara Ekadash by 11-0 goals. Sabina and Tohura made hat-tricks scoring four and three goals respectively while Krishna netted two, Sanjida and Nargis scored one each for the winners.[13]

On 7 November 2020, Kings resumed from where they had left off before the COVID-19 pandemic as they thrashed FC Uttar Bongo 7–0 in the Women's Football League. Krishna bagged a brace while Sheuli, Tohura, Munni, Monika Chakma and Sabina Khatun, who now has league-leading 17 goals, scored one apiece for the table-topper Kings.[14]

On 6 December 2020, Kings continued their utter dominance in the domestic football arena by clinching the Women's Football League with a match to spare.[15]

Shirt sponsorsEdit

Period Shirt sponsor
2020 – Present Bashundhara Group


Since they do not possess a dedicated home stadium, the women's first team will play its home and away games in Bir Sherestha Shaheed Shipahi Mostafa Kamal Stadium[16] along the years.


Current squadEdit

As of 10 November 2022[17][18][19]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   BAN Rupna Chakma
2 DF   BAN Sheuli Azim
3 DF   BAN Shamsunnahar
4 DF   BAN Mossammat Nargis Khatun
5 DF   BAN Masura Parvin (3rd captain)
6 MF   BAN Monika Chakma [20]
7 FW   BAN Sanjida Akhter
8 MF   BAN Mishrat Jahan Moushumi (vice-captain)
9 FW   BAN Tohura Khatun
10 FW   BAN Krishna Rani Sarkar
11 FW   BAN Sabina Khatun (captain)[21][22]
12 DF   BAN Anai Mogini
13 DF   BAN Nilufa Yesmin Nila
15 MF   BAN Maria Manda
17 MF   BAN Nabiron Khatun
18 DF   BAN Akhi Khatun
19 MF   BAN Ritu Porna Chakma
20 FW   BAN Shamsunnahar Jr.
22 GK   BAN Yasmin Akhter Joba
24 MF   BAN Amy Akter
26 FW   BAN Anuching Mogini
27 FW   BAN Sirat Jahan Shopna
28 FW   BAN Nasrin Akter
29 FW   BAN Marzia
32 GK   BAN Etie Rani
36 GK   BAN Mimi Akter
77 FW   BAN Sumaya Matsushima

Competitive recordEdit

As of 30 December 2022
Season Division League League top scorer(s)
P W D L GF GA Pts Position Players Goals
2019–20 BWFL 12 12 0 0 119 0 36 1   Sabina Khatun 35
2020–21 BWFL 14 14 0 0 123 1 42 1   Krishna Rani Sarkar 28
2021–22 BWFL 11 11 0 0 100 1 33 1   Sabina Khatun 19

Coaching staffEdit

Position Staff
Head Coach   Syed Golam Jilani
Assistant Coach   Mahmuda Khatun
Goalkeeping Coach   Mohammad Salim Miah
Physio   Laizu Yeasmin Lipa
Trainer   Toufiqul Islam Polash
Head of Delegation   Oscar William Barreras Bruzon
Equipment Officer   SM Wasimuzzaman
Team Manager   Umme Bakhtiar Sanowar[23]

Last updated: 5 November 2022
Source: [1]

Team recordsEdit

Head coach's recordEdit

As of 31 December 2022
Head Coach From To P W D L GF GA %W
  Mahmuda Sharifa Oditi September 2019 December 2020 12 12 0 0 119 3 100.00
  Abu Ahmed Faysal March 2021[24] October 2022 14 14 0 0 123 1 100.00
  Syed Golam Jilani November 2022 Present 11 11 0 0 100 1 100.00

Top scorersEdit

As of 31 December 2022
Season Player Goals
2019–20   Sabina Khatun
2020–21   Krishna Rani Sarkar
2021–22   Sabina Khatun




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  2. ^ "The most powerful team is Bashundhara". UNB. Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  3. ^ "women's league will start with eight teams". The Daily Star. 27 January 2020. Retrieved 30 January 2020.
  4. ^ "ক‍্যাম্পে ফিরছে বসুন্ধরা কিংসের নারী ফুটবলাররা (In Bengali)". Daily Sports BD. 16 May 2021. Retrieved 17 May 2021.
  5. ^ "Sabina in Kings, Maria in Russel". Dhaka Tribune. 3 January 2020. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Women's Football League back after six-year hiatus". Dhaka Tribune. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
  7. ^ "Kings favorite in women's league". Dhaka Tribune. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
  8. ^ "Bashundhara Kings form strong team for Women's Football League". UNB. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
  9. ^ "Queens of the Kings off to flying start". Dhaka Tribune. 22 February 2020. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
  10. ^ "Kings put 13 past Spartan". The Daily Star. 26 January 2020. Retrieved 21 April 2020.
  11. ^ "Hat-trick of hat-tricks for Sabina". Dhaka Tribune. 5 March 2020. Retrieved 21 April 2020.
  12. ^ "Bashundhara Kings brush aside Cumilla United". UNB. 9 March 2020. Retrieved 21 April 2020.
  13. ^ "Kings earn a massive 11-0 win over Jamalpur". UNB. 12 March 2020. Retrieved 21 April 2020.
  14. ^ "Kings hit seven in Women's Football League". Dhaka Tribune. 7 November 2020. Retrieved 8 November 2020.
  15. ^ "Unstoppable Kings clinch Women's Football League". Dhaka Tribune. 6 December 2020. Retrieved 6 December 2020.
  16. ^ "All women's league matches will be held at Kamalapur Stadium". UNB. 11 January 2020.
  17. ^ "Bashundhara Kings has formed a team with 19 players from the national team". Prothom Alo. 27 January 2020.
  18. ^ "19 players from the national team". 27 January 2020.
  19. ^ "Kings announce strong team with Sabina,Maria and co". 27 January 2020.
  20. ^ "Monika also in Bashundhara Kings". 18 January 2020.
  21. ^ "Sabina in Bashundhara Kings". 28 January 2020. Archived from the original on 31 January 2020. Retrieved 31 January 2020.
  22. ^ "Sabina the top paid signing". 28 January 2020.
  23. ^ "Pinki has become Bashundhara's manager". 31 January 2020.
  24. ^ "Faysal confident of retaining title". Daily Sun. 20 March 2021. Retrieved 22 March 2021.

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