Nepal’s football team departs for India to compete in the SAFF Championship

Nepali football team

The Nepali Football Team, which will compete in the U-20 Men’s SAFF Championship in India, was bid farewell by the ANFA on Friday.

From July 25 to August 5, the Championship will be held in Bhubaneshwar, India.

Nepal’s football team departs for India

Pankaj Bikram Nembang, Chairperson of the All Nepal Football Association, Tanka Lal Ghising, Member-Secretary of the National Sports Council, and ANFA office-bearers bid the squad farewell.

The championship features five teams: India, Bangladesh, the Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.

As their inaugural match, Nepal will face the Maldives on July 25.

Nepal will play its second match against Sri Lanka on July 27 and its third match against India on July 31.

Similarly, Nepal will face Bangladesh again on August 2.

The championship’s top two teams will face off in the championship final on August 5.