The Indian football team is all set to take on the Nepal football team on August 31st in a friendly game. The All Nepal Football Association has confirmed the news and mentioned that the All India Football Federation had requested them for the above-mentioned game. Nepal will participate in this year’s SAFF Championship scheduled in December 2015. India are supposed to host the tournament. The Nepalese national side will take this opportunity to prepare for the tournament. 

India, on the other hand, are currently playing the FIFA World Cup qualifiers for 2018. They have lost their opening two matches against Oman and Guam this month. Their next match is against Asian giants Iran. They will treat the friendly game as a preparation for their all important game.

The last time these two sides met was in March in the FIFA World pre-qualifiers where India outclassed their neighbours 2-0 on aggregate to qualify for the main stages. Though the date is finalised the venue is yet to be decided.

All Nepal Football Association confirmed the news via twitter:


    Related Posts

    Hashim Amla and Quinton De Kock

    2017 Records: Top Five Highest Team Totals in ODI’s

    Cricket has gained unparalleled popularity in the 21st century, especially the shorter format of the game which has reached heights and has been able...
    Team India 2017 records highest team totals Test Cricket

    2017 Records: Top Five Highest Team Totals in Tests

    The year 2017 saw 43 Tests matches in all being played, and only six out of them finding no result. Most of the matches...
    Sportzwiki, Daily Round up, Ashes 2017-18, Perth, Steven Smith

    Here’s the Daily Sports Round Up From Around the Globe for 15th December, 2017

    Here is the daily sports round-up for December 2017. The brief news threads in the news wrap include the Ashes 2017-18 report followed by the...

    WWE News: Nia Jax Shared a Hilarious Story About Alexa Bliss

    In case you don’t know, two of the real-life best friends in the Raw locker room is Nia Jax and Alexa Bliss. They even...

    WWE News: Triple H Hinted to Lock Horns With The Rock

    Triple H was in India, recently to promote the upcoming live event in December. He was part of numerous media events for the marketing campaigns...