Sayem Sobhan Anvir, chairman of the club and managing director of Bashundhara Group, wants Sheikh Russell Sports Club to look its best again. In the 2012-13 season, the club won the treble in domestic football. Sayem Sobhan Anvir, who came to vote in the general election of the club tomorrow, said that the excellence will return again, ‘There are victories and defeats in field football. Once this team wins then the other team. But of course we want to see Sheikh Russell Sports Club in its best form again. ‘
In the general election of 2021-24 term, the managing director of Bashundhara Group has been elected as the director after getting 100% votes. In other words, he got 64 out of 64 votes. A total of 30 directors have been elected out of 60 candidates. Among them, Kaler Kantha Editor Imdadul Haque Milon and Bangladesh Pratidin Editor Naeem Nizam also got 100% votes. Liaquat Ali Khan got the second highest 63 votes. The elected directors will elect a chairman, a senior vice chairman, two vice chairmen, director in charge, director (sports) and director (finance) from among themselves at the next meeting. Sayem Sobhan Anveer said that the members of the club and these directors will work out a new plan of action to move the club forward unanimously. Originally a football club Sheikh Russell. However, it was earlier announced that the club will also form a team in cricket. Yesterday Sayem Sobhan Anvir said, ‘We are steadfast in that promise. Soon after the announcement of the cricket team, we could not take any action in the Corona epidemic. But of course there will be a cricket team.
He has his own thoughts about football. He said that his dream is not only to make Sheikh Russell the best, but also to take the country’s football to a great place. ‘Football is the number one sport in the world. But Bangladesh is lagging behind in football. But slowly we are moving forward. As a tide has come in Bangladesh cricket, it will also come in football. Everything will happen step by step. ‘
Sheikh Russell Sports Club’s academy, field activities have been disrupted due to corona. He hopes that they will happen. Citing the example of Bashundhara Sports Complex, he called upon other big groups in Bangladesh to come forward for the development of football. There are opportunities for development in many aspects of football. We have built a sports complex on behalf of Bashundhara Group. There are many more such big groups in Bangladesh, they should also take initiative from their respective positions for the overall development of football by building a football academy.
The election of Kal Sheikh Russell Club in International Convention City Bashundhara is also a milestone. In the federations in Bangladesh where the culture of elections has almost gone up, Sheikh Russell has given the gift of a fair, vibrant election at the club level. The other directors selected along with Sayem Sobhan Anvir, Naeem Nizam, Imdadul Haque Milon, Liaquat Ali Khan are Maksudur Rahman, Shaheen Ahmed, Mohammad Ful Mia, Habibur Rahman Khan, BM Jahedul Haque (Mithu), Alimuzzaman Alam, Al-Maruf Enayet Hossain. , Hedayet Ullah, Asadur Rahman Khan, SM Jahangir, Mohammad Golam, Captain Nazmul Haque, Rafiqul Alam, Mir Mohammad Shahabuddin Tipu, Tariqul Islam Chowdhury, Engineer Laxman Kumar Dey, Ismat Jamil Akand, Mohammad Fakhruddin, SM Hasan Zaman, Mohammad Abu Bakar, Saleh Zaman Selim, Hamidul Haque, Abul Kashem, Khalilur Rahman, Belayet Hossain Bepari and Asaduzzaman ACS.