Head coach of men's national football team Abdullah Almutairi has reduced his national team squad to 36.
The national team has been training in closed camp to prepare for the SAFF Championship and AFC Asian Cup China Qualifier Final Round.
Goalkeeper Bishal Sunar, Amit Tamang, Bibek Basnet, Darshan Gurung, Dona Thapa, Gaurav Budathoki, Mikchen Tamang, Niraj Basnet, Nishan Khadka, Prizen Tamang, Ravi Paswan, Sesehang Angdembe, Shisir Lekhi and Sudil Rai have been left out.
Midfielder Bikram Lama has also been training with the national team to aid his recovery process. If fully fit, he may be considered for the national team.
Players: Kiran Kumar Limbu (GK), Deep Karki (GK), Bikesh Kuthu (GK), Bishal Shrestha (GK), Arpan Karki (GK), Aashish Lama, Abhishek Rijal, Ananta Tamang, Anjan Bista, Arik Bista, Ayush Ghalan, Bharat Khawas, Bishal Rai, Dinesh Rajbanshi, Gautam Shrestha, George Prince Karki, Kamal Thapa, Manish Dangi, Nawayug Shrestha, Nitin Thapa, Prakash Budathoki, Pujan Uperkoti, Rajan Gurung, Rajiv Lopchan, Randip Poudel, Ranjit Dhimal, Rohit Chand, Sanjog Rai, Santosh Tamang, Sujal Shrestha, Suman Aryal, Suman Lama, Sunil Bal, Suraj Jeu Thakuri, Tej Tamang, Tridev Gurung