Update: Nepal was defeated by 3-0 in the Final against India
Nepal vs India Live Match of SAFF Championship Final is taking place on Saturday, October 16 at 8:45 PM Nepali time.
On Saturday, October 16, the Indian men’s senior football team will face Nepal in the 2021 SAFF Championship final at the Maldives National Football Stadium in Male. The game will begin at 8:45 p.m. NST.
Sunil Chhetri’s team had a disappointing start to their quest for the 2021 SAFF Championship, drawing back-to-back games against Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. The Blue Tigers were fourth in the standings at one point, just ahead of Sri Lanka, but victories over Nepal and the host Maldives propelled them to first place.
Nepal vs India Live head-to-head
India has a commanding lead in the head-to-head series against Nepal, having won 15 of the 22 meetings between the two countries. Nepal, on the other hand, has won two matches and drawn five others.
Following their first meeting in 1985, it took Nepal eight years (and seven matches) to record their first victory over India. In terms of recent form, Nepal has not won a match against India since 2013 and has lost six of their last eight meetings with the Blue Tigers (L6, D2).
Indian football team
Goalkeepers: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu, Dheeraj Singh Moirangthem, Vishal Kaith
Defenders: Pritam Kotal, Seriton Fernandes, Chinglensana Singh, Rahul Bheke, Subhasish Bose, Mandar Rao Dessai
Midfielders: Udanta Singh, Brandon Fernandes, Lalengmawia, Anirudh Thapa, Sahal Abdul Samad, Jeakson Singh, Glan Martins, Suresh Singh, Liston Colaco, Yasir Mohammad
Forwards: Manvir Singh, Rahim Ali, Sunil Chhetri, Farukh Choudhary
Nepal football team
Goalkeepers: Kiran Kumar Limbu, Deep Karki, Bishal Shrestha
Defenders: Ananta Tamang, Dinesh Rajbanshi, Gautam Shrestha , Suman Aryal, Rajan Gurung, Kamal Thapa, Suraj Jeu Thakuri
Midfielders: Ayush Ghalan, Bishal Rai, Nitin Thapa, Pujan Uperkoti, Santosh Tamang, Sujal Shrestha, Sunil Bal, Tej Tamang, Rohit Chand
Forwards: Aashish Lama, Anjan Bista, Manish Dangi, Nawayug Shrestha, Suman Lama
Nepal vs India Live
|Game||Nepal vs India|
|Date||Saturday, October 16|
|Time||08:45 PM NST (Nepal Time)|