Tag: SAFF Championship

Nepal lose SAFF semifinal to Maldives

Kathmandu, September 12 Nepal’s dream of winning the SAFF Championship title for the first time got shattered on Wednesday as they got defeated by the Maldives 3-0 in the first semifinal of the tournament being held in Dhaka of Bangladesh. Captain Akram Abdul Ghanee scored in the ninth minute of the match to take the […]

Bal Gopal Maharjan: We want to gift happiness to all Nepalis with SAFF victory

Dhaka, September 12 Nepal national football team are playing against the Maldives in the first semifinal of the SAFF Championship in Dhaka of Bangladesh on Wednesday afternoon. They want to reach the final stage of the regional tournament for the first time in 25 years. The victory over the Maldives, however, is not easy. Whereas […]

From the Kathmandu Press: Sunday, September 9, 2018

Major Nepali and English broadsheet dailies published from Kathmandu Valley on Sunday have given priority to a host of different issues from political, sociocultural and economic affairs. The Altitude Air helicopter crash in a village in Nuwakot district, east of Kathmandu, has received the most significant attention as aviation accidents have been more frequent over […]

SAFF 2018: Nepal beat Bhutan in one-sided encounter

Dhaka, September 6 Nepal trounced Bhutan 4-0 in their second match in the SAFF Championship football tournament in Bangladesh. In the match held at Bangabandhu stadium in Dhaka, Nepal took the lead in the 21st minute with a goal by Ananta Tamang. The first half ended 1-0 and Nepal scored three more goals in the […]

Nepal youth football team play practice match against Thailand today

Kathmandu, August 10 The youth national football team of Nepal which are undergoing training in Thailand as preparations for the Asian Games is playing a practice match with the Thai Under-23 team today. The match is being played at Thammasat University ground, All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) stated. Earlier, the Nepali youth team lost to […]