Nepali national football team receives warm welcome (With Video)
KATHMANDU: Nepali national football team, who returned home after playing the 13th edition of the SAFF Championship, received a warm welcome upon their arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu on Monday.
Nepal entered the final of the SAFF Championship for the first time in 28 years.
Nepal’s dream to lift the SAFF Championship title shattered after they suffered a 3-0 defeat at the hands of India in the final match of the regional tournament played at Male in Maldives on Saturday.
Nepal, who had defeated Maldives 1-0 in the first match, hammered Sri Lanka 3-2 in the second match.
Nepal lost to 1-0 at the hands of India in the third match and held a 1-1 draw against Bangladesh in the fourth match.