Himalayan Sherpa move to QF

June 7, 2016 - Royal Treasurer Jawalakhel Youth Club and Himalayan Sherpa Club advanced to the quarter-finals of the Lalit Memorial U-18 Championship from Group ‘C’ on Wednesday.

Sherpa routed New Road Team 6-4 to make it to the next round as the runner-up behind leaders Jawalakhel.

At the conclusion of the group matches, Jawalakhel, Sherpa and Lumbini all had six points, while the difference between them appeared this way: Jawalakhel (10-4), Sherpa (10-9), Lumbini (4-4).

For Himalayan Bel Prasad Gurung (4’, 24’), Bishal Tamang (32’), Abhinash Gurung (37’, 62’, 69’) were the scorers. Sajeen S Rai (19’) and Manish Paudel (45+3’), Sanish Khadgi (54’) and Ashok Thapa Magar (90+2’) scored for NRT.

In the other match of the day that had eliminated teams of Group ‘D’ in action, Brigade Boys downed Morang Football Club 2-0 with a goal each from Roshan Neupane in 15th minute and Rohit Giri in the 71st minute.

Meanwhile, Saraswoti Youth Club replaced Chyasal Youth Club in the quarter-finals from Group ‘A’ after Chyasal were disqualified from the championship. The ANFA organizing committee took a decision to take action against Chyasal following Saraswoti’s protest against Chyasal for going against the tournament regulations.

The Quarterfinal Lineup has:

Group A: APF (W), Saraswoti (R) ; Group B: Army (W), Friends’ (R); Group C: Jawalakhel (W), Himalayan Sherpa (R) ; Group D: Police (W), Sankata (R).          

1st QF

APF

 V

Friends

8-Jun

1:15 PM

ANFA Complex

2nd QF

ARMY

 V

Saraswoti

8-Jun

4:00 PM

ANFA Complex

3rd QF

JYC

 V

Sankata

9-Jun

1:15 PM

ANFA Complex

4th QF

NPC

 V

HSC

9-Jun

4:00 PM

ANFA Complex