ANFA honours Nat’l football team players with Rs 2.5 lakh each
All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) has felicitated Nepali national team players with Rs 2.5 lakh each for their brilliant performance in the recently held SAFF Championship 2013 amidst a function in the capital on Monday.
Players including head coach Jack Stefanowski and his assistance coach Richard Orlowski received Rs 2.5 lakh each.
Similarly, ANFA also honoured two physiotherapists with Rs 100,000 each among others.
Despite playing well in the semi-final against Afghanistan, Nepal had to face 1-0 defeat. It was unlucky day for Nepal as it could not even turn the spot-kick into a goal.
However, Nepal performed well than expected during the Championship as it beat Bangladesh 2-0 and India 1-0 while it played 1-1 draw with Pakistan. Debutante Bimal Gharti Magar had scored the equaliser for Nepal in the 1-1 draw Pakistan.
On the occasion of felicitation programme, head coach Stefanowski thanked all for their support during the Championship. Nepalnews.com