Nepal suffer defeat against Bangladesh

  • 2022-03-23

Bangladesh came from behind to defeat Nepal 2-1 in the SAFF U-18 Women's Championship in Jamshedpur on Wednesday.

Amisha Karki had given Nepal the lead in the fourth minute by rounding off the goalkeeper but Bangladesh fought back with goals from Shamsunnahar and Shahada Akter Ripa to claim the victory and keep their title hopes alive.

Shamsunnahar scored in the 69th minute before Ripa completed the win in the 83rd.

Nepal's title chances had already finished after losing 5-1 to India on Tuesday. Nepal had also lost opening match of the tournament against India by a margin of 7-0. Bangladesh had condemned Nepal to second consecutive defeat with a 4-2 victory.

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