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2024-05-26

ANFA Referee Course 2024 CAT-4 concludes in Chitwan

ANFA Referee Course 2024 CAT-4 has concluded in Chitwan district. The course was organized by Chitwan District Football Association with technical support from ANFA.

32 participants, seven of them women, took part in the course. A total of 16 participants, one woman, passed the course.

Chief Guest and Executive Director of BP Koirala Memorial Cancer Hospital Shivaji Poudel, Chitwan District Football Association President Shree Krishna Karki, ANFA Referee Committee Chairperson Buddhi Bahadur Gurung, among others, distributed the certificates to the participants in the closing ceremony on Sunday.

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2024-05-24

Ghimire, Timilsina named as assistant and goalkeeping coach

Chetan Ghimire and Manish Timilsina have been appointed as the assistant coach and goalkeeping coach of the national men's football team.

ANFA General Secretary Kiran Rai handed over the appointment letter at ANFA Complex in Satdobato on Friday.

Ghimire will replace Prabesh Katuwal while Timilsina will be in place for Binod Dangol. Katuwal and Dangol have left their role with the national team following the end of their contracts.

The Nepal national team will play against UAE in the second round of World Cup Qualifiers match on June 6.

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2024-05-22

AFC Futsal Level 1 Coaching Course beings

The AFC Futsal Level 1 Coaching Course commenced at the ANFA Complex in Satdobato on Wednesday.

ANFA President Pankaj Bikram Nembang inaugurated the course.

The seven-day course, instructed by AFC Futsal Instructor Hussein Dib, will conclude on May 27.

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2024-05-14

Preliminary squad for UAE World Cup Qualifiers match announced

The preliminary squad for the upcoming second round of World Cup Qualifiers match against UAE has been announced. Head coach Vincenzo Alberto Annese announced his 28-member squad on Tuesday.

Goalkeepers: Abhishek Baral, Bishal Sunar, Kiran Chemjong, Santosh Mahat

Defenders: Abhishek Limbu, Ananta Tamang, Bimal Pandey, Bishal Basnet, Chhiring Lama, Rohit Chand, Sanish Shrestha, Saubhagya Rai, Ajay Chaudhary, Yogesh Gurung

Midfielders: Bharat Khawas, Laken Limbu, Mani Kumar Lama, Manish Dangi, Basant Jimba, Phatteman Ghale, Rohan Karki, Sumit Shrestha

Forwards: Anjan Bista, Dinesh Henjan, Gillespye Jung Karki, Hisub Thapaliya, Samir Tamang, Sanjeeb Bista

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