KATHMANDU, Oct 30: Four players of Nepali national football team have been diagnosed with the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

KATHMANDU, March 22: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has said that it will provide its physical structures for temporary quarantine and isolation facilities if necessary.

KATHMANDU, March 4: Satdobato Youth Club has secured its third win a row during the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial B-Division League being held in Lalitpur on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Himalayan Sherpa beat New Road Team (NRT) 2-1 in a match held at the Satdobato-based ANFA Complex ground today under the Martyrs' Memorial 'A' Division League.

KATHMANDU, Feb 13: The departmental team, Nepal Police Club, has clinched an easy win in its the last match under the 'A' Division League Football Championship.

DHARAN, Feb 6: The 22nd edition of the Budhasubba Gold Cup is scheduled to kick off from February 22 in the eastern city of Dharan.

KATHMANDU, Feb 4: Manang Marshyangdi Club lost more ground in the title race after Chyasal Youth Club inflicted the first loss on the holder, 2-0, over a spell of two seasons in the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Lalitpur on Monday.

Aaha Rara Gold Cup in March

February 3, 2020 10:47 am

POKHARA, Feb 3: The 18th edition of Aaha Rara Gold Cup football competition is set to begin on March 5. The organizer Sahara Club announced that the Pokhara Stadium’s football ground will be used to host the prestigious competition of Gandaki Province.

Army goes three points clear at top

January 21, 2020 09:52 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 21: A sensational second half performance helped the departmental team Tribhuvan Army Club to go three points clear at the top of the table with a 3-0 win over Chyasal Youth Club in the ongoing Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Kathmandu on Monday.

KATHAMANDU, Jan 16: Seventh phase matches under the Martyr's Memorial A-Division League are set to start from Friday. Organised by the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA), the venue for the matches is Dasharath Stadium at Tripureshwor.

KATHMANDU, Jan 9: The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has decided to take disciplinary action against players of Machhindra Football Club and Manang Marshyangdi Club after they resorted to fighting in the playground.

KATHMANDU, Jan 8: Friends Club and Himalayan Sherpa Club shared the spoils of a 0-0 draw as both the teams are still yet to win a game in the ongoing Qatar Airways Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 7: The top of the table clash between Manang Marshyangdi Club and Machhindra Club went bitterly sour at the final whistle as the team involved in brawls at the end of a 2-2 draw in the ongoing Qatar Airways Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Kathmandu on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 2: Tribhuvan Army Club inflicted the first loss on Three Star Club on the New Year day as two second half goals ensured a 2-0 win for the departmental team to move into the third place in the ongoing Qatar Airways Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Lalitpur on Wednesday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Chyasal Youth Club has lost two matches in a row despite presenting a strong challenge in the  first two matches of the Qatar Airways Martyr's Memorial ‘A’ Division League as it suffered a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Jawalakhel Youth Club in Lalitpur on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 31:  Leader's Manang Marshyangdi Club missed a chance to pull three points clear of second-placed Machhindra Club as it was held to a 1-1 draw by struggler Friends Club in the ongoing Qatar Airways Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League in Lalitpur on Monday.

KATHMANDU, Dec 30: There was a little expectation that the contenders Manang Marshyangdi Club (MMC) and Three Star Club would fare properly without some known names in Nepali football.

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: The 7th edition of the COAS invitational international women's football tournament that was hosted by the Nepal Army, was concluded at the Nepal Army headquarters’ ground, by COAS General Purna Chandra Thapa, amidst a grand closing ceremony.

ANFA reduces suspension of two players

December 25, 2019 11:32 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 25: The ANFA Disciplinary Committee has reduced the ban on the four players who were found to be drunk before Nepal's match for World Cup Qualifiers against Kuwait on November 19.

KATHMANDU, Nov 7: The match between Nepal and Kuwait under the second round of Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup 2022 will be not held at Dasharath Stadium following the objection of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).

KATHMANDU, Nov 3: Nepali National Football team has left for Myanmar on Sunday to play a friendly match against Myanmar. Earlier, the president of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA), Karma Tsering Sherpa and other officials bade farewell to the team at ANFA Complex, Satdobato.

Oct 25: 6 things to know by 6 PM today

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KATHMANDU, Oct 25: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has slapped All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) a fine of $35000 for inappropriately granting licenses to different clubs to participate in the AFC Cup 2019.

KATHMANDU, Oct 21: Former All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) President and Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Vice-president Ganesh Thapa said he has portrayed himself “as honestly and truthfully as possible” in his autobiography “Ganesh Thapa” which is set to be released next February.

KATHMANDU, Sept 6: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) is all set to organize Martyrs Memorial 'A' Division League Football Tournament 2076 from December 14.

KATHMANDU, Aug 29: The Nepali National Football Team to play in the second-phase qualification of FIFA World Cup Football to be held in Qatar has been announced.

KATHMANDU, June 30: Brigade Boys Club beat Saraswati Youth Club 11-1 in a match under the Lalit Memorial Cup Football Tournament on Sunday at the All Nepal Football Association Complex (ANFA) in Satdobato, Lalitpur.

KATHMANDU, June 28: The US Embassy in Kathmandu in partnership with All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) and We United Project is set to endorse five female youth footballers for the Sports Visitor Program (SVP) of the United States. The announcement was made at a function organized in Kathmandu on Thursday.

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KATHMANDU, May 15: A year after the elections to its top body, the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has appointed Pankaj Bikram Nembang as its senior vice-president, on Tuesday.

ANFA, Chaudhary Group ink deal

May 1, 2019 09:10 am

KATHMANDU, May 1: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has inked a multi-year sponsorship deal with Chaudhary Group, amid an event held in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, May 1: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA)’s statute amendment proposal has been rejected by the Ordinary Congress of South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) held in Kathmandu on Tuesday.

BIRATNAGAR, March 24: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has announced a prize of Rs 100,000 to each player of the Nepali football team who played in the Fifth SAFF Football Championship.

KATHMANDU, March 1: The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has signed different agreements for four years for the football development with the Chinese Football Association (CFA) in Lalitpur on Thursday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 26: The ousted honorary president of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) Tashi Ghale has accused the current ANFA leadership under President Karma Tshering Sherpa of huge irregularities of the money received from FIFA for the development of Nepali football.

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KATHMANDU, FEB 13: The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has announced a 20-member U-21 National Soccer Team to play the Centenary North East Football Championship scheduled to be held in India. The tournament has been scheduled to take place from coming February 20 to March 1.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) bade farewell to the 23-member Nepal national women’s football team, which is leaving for India to take part in a four-nation tournament, on Sunday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 23: The Nepal national women’s football team is set to play a four-team tournament in India as preparations for the fifth SAFF Women’s Championship being held in Biratnagar and Olympics qualifiers.

ANFA unveils ‘B’ Division schedule

January 22, 2019 08:09 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 22: Martyr’s Memorial ‘B’ Division football league is set to kick off on February 8, as per information given by All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) on Monday. Similar to ‘A’ division, the second division football league will also not have the system for relegation or promotion.

KATHMANDU, Jan 19: The current leadership of Nepal’s football governing body, All Nepal Football Association (ANFA), has said Friday that it will assist in the investigation of the corruption accusations against the body.

KATHMANDU, Jan 4: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has announced a ‘Mani Bikram Shah Young Player Award’ in memory of late Mani Bikram Shah in Kathmandu on Thursday. Shah was also known as ‘the Maradona of Nepali football’.

KATHMANDU, Jan 1: Stating that there have been huge financial irregularities within the All Nepal Football Association (ANFA), the presidents of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Lalitpur and Dhading football associations have urged the authorities to investigate the matter.

KATHMANDU, Dec 27: Presidents of four district chapters of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) disclosed, on Wednesday, audio tapes that they claimed to be ‘proof’ that there were irregularities in the ANFA elections held on May 5 this year.

MORANG, Dec 15: The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) signed a contract with the Province 1 government, Thursday, to organize two big mofussil tournaments.

ANFA unveils mofasal tournaments schedule

December 14, 2018 10:45 am

KATHMANDU, Dec 14: The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has unveiled the schedule for the tournaments to be organized in mofasal. The ANFA had earlier formed a standard maintaining committee in the coordination of Vice-President Krishna Bahadur Thapa.

KATHMANDU, Oct 26: Niru Thapa has been chosen as the captain of the Nepali national women football team, All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has stated.

KATHMANDU, Sept 26: The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) is making some changes in the match schedule of the Martyr’s Memorial A-Division League, which is being organized after a halt of five years.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: The former senior vice-president of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) Mani Kunwar has accused the current leadership of the apex football governing body of manipulating last year’s elections and committing financial irregularities.

ANFA scraps agreement with AP-1 TV

September 14, 2018 14:40 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 14: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has cancelled its football sponsorship agreement with AP-1 Television.