Footballers Mamunul Islam and Zahid Hossain have been banned from playing in the national team for a year for violating the disciplinary code during SAFF Championship and Two other footballers, Yasin Khan and Soheil Rana, too have been barred from playing for six months, a fact-finding committee said on Wednesday.
The committee was formed to investigate the Bangladesh team’s failure in the two tournaments.
After investigation it submitted a report against seven footballers for breaking the code. The accused footballers were given the right to self-defence during the hearing.
They can however play domestic tournaments, it said.