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  • 2020-02-23

Boys Union and Bansbari register a win each in the inaugural day of Martyr's Memorial "B" Division League 2020

In the opening match of Martyr's Memorial "B" Division League 2020, Divine Boys Union Club stunned Shree Kumari club with a 2-0 win. Brataman Rai and Pradip Bogati got on the scoresheet for Boys Union at 41st minute and 76th minute of the game respectively.

Following the opening match, Around The Himalayas Bansbari Club registered a 1-0 win against Shree Bhagwati Club in the inagural day. Suleman Thapa Magar came off the bench to score the winner for Bansbari at 63th minute of the game.

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  • 2020-02-19

Technical Center in Kohalpur

ANFA President Karma Tsering today visited Kohalpur and inspected venue to build the ANFA Technical Center and Football Ground.
The technical center to be built in Kohalpur falls under FIFA and AFC project.
President Sherpa also met Lat Bahadur Rawat, Mayor of Kohalpur Municipality and discussed about the project and signed MoU to lease the land for 25 years.

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  • 2020-02-19

B Division League: Champion Team to win Rs 15 Lakh

Shree Kumari Club will take on Boys Union Club in the inaugural match of the Martyr's Memorial 'B' Division League 2076.

A total of 12 teams will compete in the league that will be played in single round robin rule basis from Falgun 11 at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato.

The champion team will purse cash of Rs. 15 Lakh while the first, second and third runners-up team will pocket Rs. 10 Lakh, Rs. 5 Lakh and Rs. 5 Lakh respectively.

The best players in four positions and the best coach will get a cash prize of Rs. 25 thousand each. Rs. 5 thousand will be given away to the man-of-the-match of each game.

Similarly, after each game, Rs. 20 thousand will be rewarded to the team if they wins a match. If a match ends draw the both teams will receive pocket Rs. 7, 500.

 The ANFA will also provide Rs. 10 lakh each to the participating teams of Martyr's Memorial 'B' Division League as preparation money.

Nayabasti Club and Bansabari Club who had finished last season in bottom of the group has been deducted with one point each.

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  • 2020-02-17

Province Level Referee Course begins in Dharan

Province Referee course has officially started in Dharan today. 

The opening ceremony took place at the Dharan Football Academy that was organized by Province 1 Football Association.

The course features 60 participants from 13 districts of Province 1 that includes 54 male and 6 female referees.

ANFA Spokesperson and ANFA Ex. Co member Kiran Rai inaugurated the event.

"Such programs must be designed and continue to develop qualified referees across the country," said Rai.

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  • 2020-02-16

Nepal men's football team to begin preparation from 1st March

Nepal men's football team will begin its preparaton for the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 & AFC Asian Cup China 2023 Qualifiers match against Chinese Taipei from March 1,2020. 

The players will be attending the national training camp after representing their clubs in some of the tournaments is the districts.

Head coach Johan Kalin has called a preliminary 31-man squad for the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 & AFC Asian Cup China 2023 Qualifiers match against Chinese Taipei and Australia. 

Nepal will host Chinese Taipei and Australia in the second leg match at the Dashrath Stadium on 26th March and 31st March, 2020 respectively.

31-man Preliminary Squad: 

Bikesh Kuthu, Bishal Shrestha, Alan Neupane, Rajeen Dhimal, Suman Aryal, Amit Tamang, Saroj Dahal, Ajit Bhandari, Tshiring Gurung, Bikash Khawas, Ananta Tamang, Devendra Tamang, Dilen Loktan, Bishal Rai 'B', Sesehang Angdembe, Tej Tamang, Bikram Lama, Subash Gurung, Mikchen Tamang, Pujan Uparkoti, Arik Bista, Sujal Shrestha, Ravi Paswan, Sunil Bal, Anjan Bista, George Prince Karki, Darshan Gurung, Bharat Khawas, Nawayug Shrestha, Asish Lama and Bimal Rana.

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  • 2020-02-15

San Miguel Machhindra Club lifts Qatar Airways Martyr's Memorial "A" Division League trophy

San Miguel Machhindra got their hands on Qatar Airways Martyr’s Memorial “A” Division League trophy on Saturday following a 1-0 victory against the title contender Tribhuwan Army Club.

Machhindra took the lead at Dashrath Stadium in 33rd minute when Bikash Tamang conceded an own goal while attempting to clear Ranjit Dhimal’s set piece. Tribhuwan Army , after conceding a goal and having replaced their first choice keeper Bikesh Kuthu due to injury, displayed slow and sloppy performance. Tribhuwan Army started the second half with a positive energy. Bharat Khawas almost got an equilizer at 68th minute with a header from inside the box but Machhindra keeper Bishal Shrestha made an important block to deny his goal. Machhindra , on the other hand, were confident enough and played a well composed game. However, they failed to produce a second goal. Machhindra defended their lead till the end and clinched their first-ever “A” Division league title. Machhindra’s midfielder  Andres Nia Tchounkue bagged Kelme Man of the Match award of the final game with his marvelous performance.

With the result, San Miguel Machhindra confirmed the first position with a total of 31 points from 13 games. Trailing behind is Tribhuwan Army with 29 points from 13 games. Defending champion NOC Manang Marshyangdi made it to the third with 28 points. San Migueal Machhindra won a cash prize of 50 lakhs along with Qatar Airways’s Martyr’s Memorial “A” Division League trophy. The first runner up Tribhuwan Army Club won 35 lakhs while the second runner up NOC Manang Marshyangdi Club won 25 lakhs.

Similarly, the best forward, the best midfield, the best defense, the best goal keeper and the best coach awards were bagged by Bharat Khawas(TAC), Bishal Rai B(MC), Ananta Tamang(TSC), Deep Karki(MMC) and Prabesh Katwal(MC) respectively who won 1.5 lakhs each. NRT’s Darsan Gurung was adjudged with Lt. Mani Bikram Shah Youth Player Award, Gurung won 1 lakh. Ruslan Three Star, who finished off fourth, won fair play award.

 

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  • 2020-02-15

31 players called for national team camp

Head coach Johan Kalin has called a preliminary 31-man squad for the upcoming FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 & AFC Asian Cup China 2023 Qualifiers match against Chinese Taipei and Australia. 

Nepal will host Chinese Taipei and Australia in the second leg match at the Dashrath Stadium on 26th March and 31st March, 2020 respectively. 

31-man Preliminary Squad: 

Bikesh Kuthu, Bishal Shrestha, Alan Neupane, Rajeen Dhimal, Suman Aryal, Amit Tamang, Saroj Dahal, Ajit Bhandari, Tshiring Gurung, Bikash Khawas, Ananta Tamang, Devendra Tamang, Dilen Loktan, Bishal Rai 'B', Sesehang Angdembe, Tej Tamang, Bikram Lama, Subash Gurung, Mikchen Tamang, Pujan Uparkoti, Arik Bista, Sujal Shrestha, Ravi Paswan, Sunil Bal, Anjan Bista, George Prince Karki, Darshan Gurung, Bharat Khawas, Nawayug Shrestha, Asish Lama and Bimal Rana.

 

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  • 2020-02-14

Yeti Himalayan Sherpa ends their last match with a 2-1 win against New Road

Himalayan Sherpa ended their last match of the league after a 2-1 win against New Road Team in the ongoing Qatar Martyrs’ A Division League on Friday at ANFA Complex.

NRT seemed struggling at the beginning of the game as they were facing many offsides. But at 31st minute Ashok Thapa finds Rajesh Pariyar to fire a right footed shot to make the score of 1-0. Stephene Dieubeni equalized the score at 41st minute with the similar goal scored earlier by NRT. 5 minutes, later, Bhison Gurung cut the NRT defense by crossing the ball to the unmarked Tridev Gurung at the right wing. Tridev Gurung stunned the left out defenders at the right wing and netted the ball in with powerful shot. No goals were made after the first half. The Kelme Man of the match was awarded to the Tridev Gurung for his overall performance.

The result leads Yeti Himalayan Sherpa Club to the 10th position with a total of 14 points and New Road Team ends up at 8th position with 15 points

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