Nepal, B'desh national women's teams playing friendly football match today
September 9, 2021 04:25 PM NPT
KATHMANDU, Sept 9: The national women's teams of Nepal and Bangladesh are playing a friendly football match this afternoon. The match is scheduled to begin at 5PM at Dashrath Stadium, Tripureshwar, Kathmandu.
Both teams will play their next match on Sunday. Earlier, the Nepali women’s football team had played friendly matches against Qatar, Kuwait and Malaysia.
Nepal is playing against Bangladesh as part of the selection match for AFC Women Asian Cup-2022 to be held in Uzbekistan. Under the Asian Cup selection round, Nepal belongs to group 'F'. Hong Kong and the Philippines are also in the same group.
All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has said that Nepal is playing against the Philippines on September 18 and with Hong Kong on September 21. The top team in the group will be qualified to participate in the Asian Cup to be held in India next year. The Nepali women’s football team has been trained by Gary Philips.