Bangladesh Premier League 07/03 10:00 18 Chittagong Abahani vs Sheikh Jamal - View
Bangladesh Premier League 07/19 10:00 20 Uttar Baridhara Club vs Chittagong Abahani - View
Bangladesh Premier League 07/21 10:00 21 Muktijoddha SKC vs Chittagong Abahani - View
Bangladesh Premier League 07/26 10:00 22 Chittagong Abahani vs Bangladesh Police Club - View


Bangladesh Premier League 06/28 10:00 17 [5] Chittagong Abahani v Dhaka Abahani [2] L 2-3
Bangladesh Premier League 06/24 12:00 17 Chittagong Abahani v Dhaka Abahani - View
Bangladesh Premier League 06/23 10:00 16 [5] Chittagong Abahani v Saif Sporting Club [4] L 3-4
Bangladesh Premier League 05/31 09:00 18 Dhaka Abahani v Chittagong Abahani - View
Bangladesh Premier League 05/27 09:00 18 Chittagong Abahani v Sheikh Jamal - PPT.
Bangladesh Premier League 05/13 09:45 15 [5] Chittagong Abahani v Swadhinata KS [12] W 3-2
Bangladesh Premier League 05/08 09:45 14 [6] Mohammedan Dhaka v Chittagong Abahani [5] D 3-3
Bangladesh Premier League 04/30 09:45 13 Chittagong Abahani v Bangladesh Police Club - PPT.
Bangladesh Premier League 04/30 09:30 13 [4] Chittagong Abahani v Sheikh Russel KC [8] L 1-2
Bangladesh Premier League 04/25 09:30 12 [9] Rahmatgonj MFS v Chittagong Abahani [4] D 0-0
Bangladesh Premier League 04/22 09:00 12 Rahmatgonj MFS v Chittagong Abahani - PPT.
Bangladesh Premier League 04/08 09:30 11 [5] Bangladesh Police Club v Chittagong Abahani [4] W 1-2


Matches played 31 14 17
Wins 13 6 7
Draws 8 2 6
Losses 10 6 4
Goals for 54 25 29
Goals against 55 24 31
Clean sheets 3 1 2
Failed to score 5 2 3

Chittagong Abahani Limited (Bengali: চট্টগ্রাম আবাহনী লিমিটেড), sometimes spelled as Chattogram Abahani or Chittagong Abahoni, is a sports club based in Chittagong, Bangladesh. A wing of Abahani Limited was established at Chittagong in 1980 known as Chittagong Abahani. Though it is an wing of Abahani Limited, Chittagong Abahani has its own directorial board & club structure. It is considered as the most successful football club from Chittagong. It is currently a team of Bangladesh Premier League, the top tier of Bangladeshi football.

The team was relegated from Bangladesh Premier League in 2010–11 season. It again gained the promotion to Premier League by becoming champion of the 2013 Bangladesh Championship League. The club host Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup, a bi-annual tournament in memory of their founder, Sheikh Kamal. They won the inaugural edition of the tournament in 2015. The club won their first major domestic trophy in 2016 by winning the 2016 Independence Cup under the guidance of Slovak coach Jozef Pavlik. Chittagong Abahani had a fierce rivalry with Chittagong Mohammedan earlier in Chittagong Premier League and later in Bangladesh Premier League.


1980–2000: Beginning

In late 1970s, Didarul Alam Chowdhury was inspired by the Dhaka-based club Abahani Limited Dhaka. He is a football organizer from Chittagong. Didarul wanted to establish an wing of Abahani in Chittagong for the betterment of Sports in Chittagong. He convened a meeting with other local organizers on 10 October 1980. With the meeting, Chittagong Abahani officially started its journey.

Iqbal Khan, popular footballer of Chittagong and father of Tamim Iqbal & Nafees Iqbal, played a vital role Chittagong Abahani's inception. He also played for Chittagong Abahani. Chittagong Abahani won their first-ever Chittagong League title under his captaincy.

2000–2014: Journey at top level

Chittagong Abahani qualified for the 2000-01 National Football Championship by crowning 1999 Chittagong League title. The team finished 3rd in the NFC season. In 2001-02 National Football Championship, Ctg Abahani finished at Super Four. Chittagong Abahani also became runners-up twice of Chittagong League in 2000s decade.

In 2007, Bangladesh Football Federation started B. League (now Bangladesh Premier League), country's first professional football league. Chittagong Abahani was one of the founding teams of the league. After struggling in the first three seasons, Ctg Abahani relegated to Bangladesh Championship League in 2010–11 season.

The port city outfit finished at the bottom in their first BCL season. However, there was no relegation system for second tier in that time which saved the team from demotion. The Blue Pirates made a strong comeback in next season becoming Champion of 2013-14 BCL & came back to top tier. Chittagong Abahani finished at 9th in 2014-15 BPL, their returning season to top tier.

2015–present: Beginning of the revolutionary era

In November 2014, Tarafder Ruhul Amin of Saif Powertec Limited became chairman of Chittagong Abahani Directorial Board. Saif Powertec Limited becomes new sponsor of Chittagong Abahani.

In 2015, Chittagong Abahani organised inaugural edition of Sheikh Kamal International Club Cup at M. A. Aziz Stadium, Chittagong before the 2015-16 domestic season. It was the first international club tournament at Chittagong since 1982. Chittagong Abahani won the tournament beating Kolkata giant East Bengal in final. The huge attendance of the final broke all the recent records. The port city outfit gave their arrival message as a rising giant with this tournament.

In May 2016, Chittagong Abahani won 2016 Independence Cup under their first ever foreign coach Jozef Pavlik. It was the first domestic major trophy of the club history. Chittagong Abahani finished at 2nd in 2016 BPL, their best result ever. They signed Bangladesh national team Captain Mamunul Islam, Bhutan international Chencho Gyeltshen, former Haiti international Fabrice Noel & Leonel Saint Preux for this season.

Chittagong Abahani also become runners-up of 2017 Independence Cup, 2017 Federation Cup & finished 3rd in 2017-18 BPL. However, the Blue Pirates performed down in 2018–19 season as they knocked out from both tournaments in quarterfinal & obtained 8th position in the league.

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