Nepal takes lead against Bhutan in finals of men's football match
December 10, 2019 03:20 PM NPT
Photo: Dipesh Shrestha/Republica
KATHMANDU, Dec 10: Nepal has taken lead 1-0 against Bhutan in the finals of men's football match being played at Dasrath stadium.
Abhisekh Rijal scored a goal in the 16th minute of the first half.
Nepal is now taking on Bhutan in the final of the men’s football competition of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG). Nepal is aiming to win the fourth SAG gold and two on the trot with a win against Bhutan.
Only Pakistan has won four SAG golds in men’s football as of now, and the defending champion Nepal is looking to its 2016 edition title charge to claim the gold yet again, to become only the third team to win the competition in a row.