The Nepal national men's team managed to squeeze out a 2-1 win against India in the final of the South Asian Games football championship, at the Indira Gandhi Stadium, in Guwahati, on Monday.
The last match of Group A of the 2015 SAFF Championships sees hosts India take on Nepal in their fourth clash of 2015.
Nepal's national football captain, goalkeeper and three other players appeared in court on Monday after being charged with treason over alleged match-fixing in World Cup qualifiers for which they are facing possible life sentences.
INDIA v NEPAL Kanchenjunga Stadium, Silliguri 19 November, 18 00 IST *** After the disappointment of losing out the SAFF Cup to Afghanistan, the Indian national team was seen in action again past week. India shared the honors with a better ranked side, Philippines at the lively Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri. The match saw Indians showcase a more than decent performance in front of jam packed stadium. India is now all geared up for their second friendly tomorrow against their neighbors Nepal at the same venue. India: The Blue Tigers now would be raring to go against the Gorkhali’s after a robust performance. Many players have opined that they should have clinched a triumph against Philippines in the last match, if only some clear cut chances were not muffed. Win now has a daunting task on hands, whether to test a formula with new exciting players coming up the ranks or to go in with tried and tested folks. The latter […]
Ahead of the two international friendlies against Nepal and Philippines, TheHardTackle looks at major talking points which will draw interest in these matches.
TheHardTackle previews the game between India and Nepal, as the South Asian neighbours get ready to square off against each other in a crucial SAFF Cup tie.
As we inch closer to the 10th South Asian Football Federation Championship (SAFF) in Nepal, TheHardTackle profiles all the teams participating highlighting the players to watch out for from each side. Here is the quick round up of everything you wanted to know about these sides.
India, Nepal lock horns at the Dashrath Stadium for the second U-16 SAFF Cup.
India failed to beat a talented Nepalese side in its third game of the Nehru Cup on Tuesday. TheHardTackle takes a look back at the game.
SAFF Cup kicks off with Group B matches. This group of death contains Nepal and Bangladesh, two of the highest ranked teams in the region. Former champions Maldives has always been a consistent performer in the SAFF Cup. THT's Guest Author, Joseph George presents a preview.