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2024-06-17

ANFA to conduct trails for U-17 and U-20 men's national team

All Nepal Football Association has announced dates of trails for selection of players for U-17 and U-20 national football team.

The teams will take part in the SAFF U-20 Championship and AFC U-20 Asian Cup Qualifiers and the SAFF U-17 Championship and AFC U-17 Asian Cup Qualifiers.

As per the selection calendar, the trails will be conducted in districts from Asadh 10 to 15 for U-20 players and Asad 17-22 for U-17 players.

The final round of selection or the central selection will be held from Asadh 18-25 for U-20 and Shrawan 25-32 for U-17 players.

Players born between January 1st 2005 to December 31st 2007 (Poush 17, 2061-Poush 16, 2064) can take part in U-20 selection while players born in between January 1st 2008 to December 31st 2010 (Poush 17, 2064 to Poush 16, 2067) can take part in the U-17 trials.

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2024-06-26

National women's team final squad announced

The final 22-member squad for the Cedars’ Women’s Football Tournament to be held in Lebanon has been announced.

Head coach of national women's football team Rajendra Tamang announced his squad on Wednesday.

The women's team will play the tournament in Beirut from July 8-16, 2024.

Lebanon will host this four-nation tournament, with confirmed participation from Nepal, Jordan and the host nation.

Squad:

Goalkeepers: Anjila Tumbapo Subba, Anjana Rana Magar, Usha Nath

Defenders: Amrita Jaishi, Gita Rana, Hira Kumari Bhujel, Bimala BK, Nisha Thokar, Puja Rana, Samikshya Ghimire

Midfielders: Renuka Nagarkoti, Saru Limbu, Anita Basnet, Sabita Rana Magar, Dipa Shahi, Anita KC, Preeti Rai, Amisha Karki, Bimala Chaudhary

Forwards: Sabitra Bhandari, Rekha Poudel, Rashmi Kumari Ghising

 

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2024-06-20

Church Boys United to face Bhutan's Paro FC in AFC Challenge League

League Champions Church Boys United will host Bhutan's Paro FC in the preliminary stage of the inaugural AFC Challenge League on August.

The match will be played in a single-leg knockout format on August 13 and the winner of the match will qualify for the group stage of the competition.

The group stage matches will be held on October 26 and November 2 on home and away basis. If qualified, Church Boys will receive a minimum of USD100,000 for the competition.

Asian Football Confederation announced the competition on Thursday as part of the revamped AFC Club Competitions structure, the new third-tier Continental men’s competition which will bring together 18 aspiring teams to contend for glory.

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2024-06-14

National women's team squad down to 25

The national women's football team squad has been down to 25.

The team is currently in closed camp training at ANFA Complex in Satdobato.

Squad

Goalkeepers: Anjila Tumbapo Subba, Anjana Rana Magar, Usha Nath

Defenders: Amrita Jaishi, Gita Rana, Hira Kumari Bhujel, Bimala BK, Nisha Thokar, Puja Rana, Samikshya Ghimire, Pratikshya Chaudhary

Midfielders: Renuka Nagarkoti, Saru Limbu, Anita Basnet, Sabita Rana Magar, Dipa Shahi, Anita KC, Preeti Rai, Amisha Karki, Bimala Chaudhary, Sarswoti Hamal

Forwards: Sabitra Bhandari, Rekha Poudel, Rashmi Kumari Ghising, Chadra Bhandari

(File photo)

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