KATHMANDU — The All Nepal Football Association has announced the final Nepal squad for an international football friendly with Laos scheduled for May 29 on Sunday.
Nepal head coach Gyotoku Koji made the selection of 20-member team, according to the national football governing body.
Anil Gurung has been made the skipper. Other members in the team are : Kiran Chemjong (Goalkeeper),Bikesh Kuthu (Goalkeeper),Rabin Shrestha(Defender), Ananta Tamang(Defender), Aditya Chaudhary(Defender),Devendra Tamang (Defender),Kamal Shrestha(Defender),Biraj Maharjan (Defender), Prakash Budhathoki (Midfielder),Sujal Shrestha (Midfielder),Heman Gurung (Midfielder) Bikram Lama(Midfielder), Bishal Rai (Midfielder), Rajendra Rawal (Midfielder), Anjan Bista (Midfielder),Jagajeet Shrestha (Midfielder), Bharat Khawas (Forward), Nawayug Shrestha (Forward),Anil Gurung (Forward) and Sunil Bal (Forward).
Earlier, ANFA had called 33 players for the national team training.
Nepal and Laos will take on each other on May 29 at Vientiane, Laos.
PM congratulates Nepali national cricket team
KATHMANDU— Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli has congratulated Nepali national cricket team for being able to clinch the International T20 series.
PM Oli in a tweet extended best wishes and congratulations saying he was very happy to know Nepal’s win over the UAE by 14 runs in the third match of the series.
Winning T20 series is another landmark success for Nepali cricket, he said, adding, “It is big achievement for Nepal’s cricket. I would like to heartily congratulate entire members of Nepali cricket squad”.