ANFA to host a Tri-Nation International Football Tournament
The All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) announced a three nation international football tournament comprising Bangladesh and Kyrgyzstan.
The tournament will be played from 22 to 30 March 2021 at Dashrath Stadium and it will be the first international football match for the national side after Dashrath Stadium renovation.
As per the ANFA, the Kyrgyzstani team will feature Olympics U-23 team.
The tournament will also have FIFA recognition and will be played in round—robin format. There shall be total of four matches, seeing top two teams playing in the finals.
The ANFA has come up with this concept and opportunity through a gap in the schedule after the postponement of Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023.
Nepal is currently preparing for the Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023.