Nepali football team returns home

October 18, 2021 13:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 18: The Nepali national football team arrived home on Monday after participating in the SAFF Championship 2021 held in Maldives.

India lifts SAFF Championship title

October 17, 2021 07:31 am

KATHMANDU, Oct 17: Nepal, which had made it to the final of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship for the first time in the history of the game, has been defeated by India.

Nepal advances to SAFF final after 1-1 draw against Bangladesh

KATHMANDU, Oct 10: Nepal will be playing against India in the third game of the 16th SAFF Championship at 9:45 PM tonight.

Nepal defeats Sri Lanka 3-2

October 5, 2021 12:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 5: In the second match of the SAFF Championship, Nepal defeated Sri Lanka 3-2 on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: Nepal wants a clear victory against Sri Lanka in the second match of the ongoing SAFF Championship in the Maldives, on Monday. In the first match of the football tournament, which started on Friday, Nepal defeated the hosts Maldives 1-0

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: Manish Dangi's decisive goal gave Nepal a historic victory over Maldives in the SAFF Championship.

KATHMANDU, September 5:  Nepal lost 1-2 to India in their second international football friendly on Sunday with Farukh Choudhary and Sunil Chhetri scoring the goals for India.

KATHMANDU, Sept 17: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) on Tuesday declared a 23-member squad for upcoming SAFF U-18 Championship which is scheduled to kick off on September 20 at Halchowk Stadium in Kathmandu.

Get the stadium ready

September 5, 2019 02:05 am

Dasharath Stadium is where Nepal has held vital regional sports events in the past—such as the 2012 AFC Challenge Cup and 2013 SAFF Championship. And it is here Nepal will have to host inaugural and closing ceremonies of the 13th South Asian Games (SAG) in December. But as the date of this mega sporting event is nearing (we are only three months away) doubts remain as to whether the stadium will be ready for it within these three months.

KATHMANDU, Oct 25: Nepal will face Maldives at 3 pm today in the opening match under the SAFF U-15 Championship 2018 at the ANFA Complex in Satdobato.

KATHMANDU, Oct 2: Nepal and Bangladesh are meeting in the match scheduled under the ongoing Under-18 Women SAFF Championship in Bhutan.

Nepal climbs one point in FIFA ranking

September 20, 2018 18:16 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 20: Nepal has improved by one point in the latest FIFA ranking.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Nepal has reached to the semi-final of the SAFF Championship 2018. In its third group stage against, Nepal defeated Bangladesh by 2-0 goal.

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Nepal has lead in the first half of the match against Bangladesh in ongoing SAFF Championship.

Nepal thrashes Bhutan by 4-0 goals

September 6, 2018 17:50 pm

KATHMANDU, September 6: Nepal has thrashed Bhutan by 4-0 goals.

India beats Sri Lanka 2-0

September 6, 2018 09:00 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: India registered its first three points of the tournament with a 2-0 win over Sri Lanka in a match dominated largely by the defending champions in the Group B match played on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: Nepal national football team suffered back-to-back losses in the opening matches in two consecutive SAFF Suzuki Cup editions, this time at the hands of Pakistan with a scoreline of 2-1, on Tuesday.  Nepal will now play against Bhutan in its second Group A match on Thursday at 3:45 pm, which can be a vital game to get three points and stay in contention for the semifinals of the tournament, which the team failed to reach in 2015.

KATHMANDU, Aug 28: The interim head coach of Nepal national football team Bal Gopal Maharjan on Monday announced a 20-man squad for the upcoming SAFF Championship slated from September 4 through 15, shockingly leaving out some first team players.  Maharjan announced the squad leaving out forward George Prince Karki, defender Kamal Shrestha, midfielder Tej Tamang and injured right back Rabin Shrestha.