2017 SAFF U15 Championship: Nepal faces India today


KATHMANDU — Nepal is all set to play against India in the 2017 SAFF U15 Championship at ANFA Complex, Satdobato, Kathmandu today.

Nepal is coming from a 6-0 win against Maldives two days ago where India had beaten the same Maldives side by the big margin of 9-0 a few days back.

The match is expected to be exciting unlike previous matches of respective teams. This match is not just a match, India needs at least a draw to top the group while Nepal is in a must win situation for that and top two teams from each group will play semi final encounters.

The match will be played at 3 PM Nepal standard time.

Nepal’s team:

Goalkeepers: Rohit Karki, Bishal Sunar, Rosan Thapa
Defenders: Roshan Dong, Deepak Bhandari, Sanjib Aryal, Niraj Chaudhary, Randip Paudel, Anjal Maharjan, Ashim Gurung, Subash Karki
Midfielders: Roshan Rana Magar (c), Bipin Thapa Magar, Karlosh Bakhariya, Saugat Khawas, Shishir Lekhi
Forwards: Abhisekh Shrestha, Birjesh Chaudhary, Ranjan Pun, Darshan Gurung, Akash Budha Magar, Nishan Rawal, Ashok Kingring
Coach: Sunil Shrestha