The national women's football team has begun training from Monday at the ANFA Complex to prepare for the 2022 AFC Women's Asian Cup qualification.
Forty-five players have been called up to the training by head coach Gary Phillips. Assistant coach Chetan Ghimire assumed the training today in Phillips's absence.
Tribhuvan Army Football Club's Kabita Dhimal and Sunita Chaudhary have been replaced by Anjali Waiba and Hema Chaudhary as the former are currently abroad with departmental duties.
Nepal have been drawn alongside Philippines and Hong Kong in Group F for the tournament. The qualifiers matches will be held from September 13-25.
Players: Anjana Rana Magar (GK), Anjila Tumbapo Subba (GK), Usha Nath (GK), Sabitri Kisan (GK), Sapana Rai (GK), Renuka Nagarkote, Saru Limbu, Anita Basnet, Anita KC, Gita Rana, Manjali Yonjan, Preeti Rai, Nisha Thokar, Srijana Chemjong, Hira Kumari Bhujel, Rabina Gole, Sushma Tamang, Punam Jargha Magar, Anjali Waiba, Hema Chaudhary, Bimala BK, Dipa Rai, Sapana Lama, Rashmi Ghising, Sharmila Thapa, Indira Rai, Bimala Chauhary, Amrita Jaisi, Ghim Kumari Gurung, Srijana Khadka, Nirmala BK, Manisha Raut, Puja Rana, Nirmala Upadhyaya, Rekha Poudel, Deepa Neupane, Siwani Kuswar, Saraswoti Hamal, Amisha Karki, Kusum Khatiwada, Srijana Singh, Sabita Rana, Rajani Thokar, Saloni Rana Magar, Chumlungma Rai