The qualification round of the 'A' Division National Futsal League 2077 has successfully concluded in Province 1 on Tuesday.
Eight futsal teams from Province 1 participated in the qualifiers with two teams qualifying for the final round to be held in Pokhara from Jestha 1 to Jestha 21 next year.
In the final match held at Pathibhara Futsal, Itahari, Futsal 5 Dharan defeated The Rising FC 5-4 in penalty shootout.
The match was decided through penalty shootout after the match ended 4-4 draw.
Both the finalist teams will receive rupees one lakh each as the preparation money for the final round.
Chief Guest of the closing ceremony ANFA Senior Vice President Pankaj Bikram Nembang, Coordinator of ANFA Futsal Committee Ratna Kumar Shrestha, Head of Futsal Binod Gurung among ANFA Ex. Co Members, other officials and DFA representative jointly awarded the winning team, players and officials.
The second round of qualifying for Lumbini, Karnali and Sudurpaschim province will be held in Dang from April 1-5 (Chaitra 19-23).