Kathmandu: Nepal has played tie with Bangladesh today at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, in the under-20 SAFF Championship. Nepal played a 1-1 draw with Bangladesh.
In the 63rd minute of the game, Bangladesh’s Mohammad Piyas Amhed Nova scored and gave Tally the lead. But within five minutes, Niranjan Malla scored for Nepal and tied the game at one goal each.
Earlier, at the beginning of the second half, there was a handshake between the two players. When there was a fight between the players, the referee showed a red card to Dipesh Gurung and Rahit Subba, who were substitutes on the bench.
The match between India and Maldives at 6:30 pm today will be important for Nepal. Nepal will reach the final only if India loses to Maldives.
If India draws or wins against Maldives, Nepal’s journey will end at the group stage.