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Biplav Gautam

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Iceland’s football style not so unfamiliar to Nepal

Published On: July 2, 2016 06:09 PM NPT By: Biplav Gautam

Remarkably, there is an obscure link between Iceland’s national team and football in Nepal. And it comes via Johan Kalin, the former head coach of Machhindra Football Club, an A-Division club in Nepal. Kalin, who hails from Sweden, has long been an admirer of fellow countryman and Iceland’s head coach Lars Lagerback.