The first friendly match between Women’s football team Nepal and Bangladesh is being played at Dasharath Rangasala today.
The teams are preparing to play in the AFC Women’s Asian Cup qualifiers,
From this game, Nepal’s women‘s senior team is making its debut at Dasharath Stadium in Tripureshwor.
Although Maila’s age group team played in the stadium, the senior team is playing for the first time in the 35-year international history.
For the first time, the women’s team is playing under the training of a foreign coach. The women’s team is playing its first game since the arrival of Australian Gary Phillips.
The match between Nepal and Bangladesh will start at 5 pm.
Nepal and Bangladesh, who are preparing for the AFC Women’s Asian Cup-2022 qualifiers, are confident that two friendly matches will help them in the qualifiers.
Nepali team is playing for the first time without main striker Savitra Bhandari. Savitra, who underwent surgery in Qatar after sustaining a knee injury, is currently in rehabilitation.
Coach Gary said the game would be an opportunity for new players. There are 7 new faces in the Nepali team this time.
The spectators will be able to watch the match between Nepal and Bangladesh even after reaching the stadium. For that, ANFA has set a ticket price of Rs 200 for the general parapet and Rs 500 for VIP.
Tickets can be purchased from Prabhu Pay, ANFA said. A similar game will be broadcast live on Action Sports Television. For that, ANFA has also signed an agreement with Dis Media Network today.