Himalaya Sherpa made an impressive start scoring a goal on the fifth minute, in a must win match.
Bharat Khawas pounced on the loose ball to give Tribhuvan Army Club the lead, after Santosh Nepali’s shot was saved by keeper Pierre.
Jack Stefanowski who was appointed manager of Nepalese national football team since 7 January 2013 said it was a very competitive game and there is a lot of potential.
It wasn’t until the fifty second minute of the match that Yona Elias broke the deadlock. And all hell broke loose for Mahindra Bansbari.
“our plan was to get one centre half and a fullback to cover Amar Dongol but we failed and gifted RCT with two early goals. . First goal didn’t do much damage but second so soon, made it very difficult for us.
Injury to Balgopal Shahukhala didn’t help Madhyapura’s already depleted squad, as NRT started piling on the pressure from early on.
Women’s football team which includes twenty players from the SAAF championship are accompanied by seven other delegates including manager Kumar Katuwal, and reporters.