Head coach Urjan Shrestha announced the final 23-player squad for the 2023 AFC U-17 Asian Cup qualifying on Thursday. After the SAFF U-17 Championship in September 2022, 30 players were invited to the closed camp on September 16.
Nepal finished the SAFF U-17 championship 2022 as the runner up after losing 4-0 to India in the final.
In order to compete in the 2023 AFC U-17 Asian Cup qualifying, the team will depart on Sunday.
Goalkeepers: Samir Chand, Rubin Bhogati, Krishal Moktan
Defenders: Madan Poudel, Yunish Magar, Dipak Thapa Magar, Nishant Tamang, Bikram Tamang, Semanta Thapa, Aswin Ghorasainee, Dhiraj Bishwokarma, Ram Thapa
Midfielders: Harish Raj Bhatta, Prashant Laksham, Binod KC, Shriyans Manandhar, Niraj Karki, Saroj Darlami, Unish Budhathoki, Lachhu Thapa, Dhan Singh BK
Forwards: Subash Bam, Sijal Rai