SAFF Championship Semis: Nepal to lock horns with Afghanistan as India takes on Maldives
Nepal is set to take on Afghanistan in the first semi-final match of the ongoing SAFF Championship on Sunday.
Similarly, Maldives will lock horns with India in the second semi-final match of the Championship on Monday.
The match held at Dasharath Stadium on Friday between Maldives and Afghanistan resulted in this equation. In the last group stage match, both teams played a goalless draw.
Maldives has advanced to the semis as Group ‘B’ winner while Afghanistan as runners-up.
Similarly, Nepal and India have secured their semi final berth as Group ‘A’ winner and runner-up respectively.
Mea while, Sri Lanka defeated Bhutan 5-2 in another match held at Hallchowk ground. However, both the teams had already crashed out of the tournament following their respective two straight defeats in the previous matches. Nepalnews.com