India set final date with hosts Nepal

  • 2019-03-20

Yujal Shrestha, ANFA Media

March 20, 2019 - India for the fifth time booked their place in the SAFF Women’s Championship final and find a meeting with Nepal after the defending champion proved too strong for Bangladesh at Sahid Rangshala today.

Indumathi Kathiresan scored twice while Dalima Chhibber and Manisha got on the scresheet too.

India took the lead with 17th minutes gone when Sanju’s corner got spilled by the Bangladeshi custodian, with Dalima Chhibber arriving at pace to direct the ball into the post.

India doubled their advantage after five minute with Indumathi Kathiresan.

Kathiresan scored a brace for India but Sanju was brilliant all game in making the match allowing two goals.

Indumathi Kathiresan netted her second later in 37th minute while Manisha in the 90+2’ minute sealed a 4-0 victory.

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