Kathmandu, Sept 9: The national women team of Nepal and Bangladesh are playing a friendly football match this afternoon. The match is being held at 5 pm at Dasharath Stadium, Tripureshwor.
Both teams will play the next match this coming Sunday. Earlier, the Nepali women football team had played friendly matches with Qatar, Kuwait and Malaysia.
Nepal is playing with Bangladesh as part of the selection match for the AFC Women Asian Cup-2022 to be held in Uzbekistan. Under the Asian Cup selection round, Nepal belongs to group 'F'. Hong Kong and the Philippines also belong to the same group.
All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has informed that Nepal is playing against the Philippines on September 18 and with Hong Kong on September 21. The top team in the group will be qualified to participate in the Asian Cup to be held in India next year. The Nepali women football team has been trained by Gary Philips.