Bangladesh take on Nepal in SAFF U-18 Women’s Championship Sunday
Published : 06 Oct 2018, 20:12:10
Motivated Bangladesh U-18 national women’s football team take on their Nepalese counterpart in the title deciding match
of the SAFF U-18 Women’s Championship scheduled to be held on Sunday at Changlimithang Stadium in Thimphu, Bhutan.
The match kicks off at 7 pm (BST) after the third place deciding match between India and Bhutan at 4 pm at the same venue.
Earlier, Bangladesh riding on Mossammat Sirat Jahan’s double hat-trick with seven goals, crushed Pakistan by 17-0 goals in their group opening match
and inflicted a 2-1 goal defeat on Nepal to emerge as group B top in their second match.
The girls in red and green got the ticket of final beating host Bhutan by
4-0 goals in the second semi-final.
On the other hand, Nepal dumped Pakistan by 12-0 in their group B opening match but lost to Bangladesh by 1-2 in their second match to finish group B
However, the Himalaya Kingdom confirmed their final spot beating strong
India by 3-1 goals in penalty shoot out in the keenly contested first semi-