The girl who never lost hope – Daily Janasongjog


Born into a conservative family in Rangamati, Monika Chakma has created her mark within the field of soccer internationally.

She is that the youngest of 5 sisters. On International Day of the lady kid (October 11), we have a tendency to fixed with Monika to be told additional regarding her journey and aspirations.

“I developed a keen interest in soccer from a young age. I vie it with the boys in my space, however my father failed to love it. Despite his reluctance, I continued enjoying the game,” shares Monika.

Monika vie within the Bangamata Gold Cup in 2011, and earned national attention once the set up Under-15 tournament. She vie within the Bangamata Gold Cup in 2012 and 2013 yet.

With her persistence and efforts, the midfielder succeeded in ever-changing her father’s mind. “My father saw Pine Tree State at a match in Maghachari. He was affected by the method I vie and since then, he has been very substantiating,” says Monika.

In 2014, following an effort in Rangamati, Monika was known as up to play for the Asian country Women’s National U-14 squad. She went on to become a soccer sensation together with her exceptional performance within the qualifying spherical of the 2017 AFC U-16 Championship Qualifiers.
Monika vie a significant role within the tournament finals defeating the Chinese Taipeh, Iran, Singapore, Kyrgyzstan and UAE groups within the qualifiers. In total, Asian country scored twenty six goals within the competition, surrendering solely doubly.

Bangladesh defeated Mongolia within the semi-final of the Bangamata U-19 Women’s Gold Cup earlier this year. Monika scored a surprising goal in this match at Bangabandhu National construction minutes before the half-time whistle, that created everybody proud, particularly her coach, Golam Rabbani Choton. Her surprise goal was featured jointly of the highest 5 moments that week in “FIFA Fans’ Favorite”. Monika is grateful to the Asian country soccer Federation for giving her the chance to fulfil her dreams.

The overzealous player aims is to represent Asian country in alternative international platforms, and take women’s soccer to exceptional heights.