Nepal to Take on Maldives in SAFF Championship Opener
Nepali Football Team will take on Maldives in the opening match of SAFF Championship on October 1. Maldives is hosting the Championship and the match will be played at National Football Stadium in capital Male.
Nepal will play Sri Lanka in the second match of the Championship on October 3. The third match will be played against the arch rival Indian on October 8 before summing up the round robin match against Bangladesh on October 10.
With only five nations turning up for the SAFF Championship, it will be played in round robin format. The top two teams from the five teams standing will play the final on October 13 at National Football Stadium in Male.
Nepali football team is currently training under the head coach Abdullah Almutairi in Pokhara Stadium.