SAFF Championship: Nepal vs India 3:30 pm at Dasharath Stadium
Host Nepal and defending champion India are set to take on each other in their last group stage match scheduled for 3:30 pm at Dasharath Stadium on Thursday.
Both Nepal and India have to play at least draw to confirm for the semi-finals berth from Group ‘A’. Nepal is at the top of the chart with four points while India is in the second spot with same points on goal difference.
If India beats Nepal by one goal margin and Pakistan defeats Bangladesh by three goals, India and Pakistan will advance to semi-finals, leaving Nepal behind. Similarly, if Bangladesh beats Pakistan by three goals and India loses to Nepal, this will become India’s last game in the Championship.
A draw between Pakistan and Bangladesh will directly lead Nepal and India towards next round. The match is scheduled for 3:30 pm at AFP grounds, Halchowk today. nepalnews.com