Nepal Reaches Final for the Second Time in SAFF U-20 Women’s Championship After Emotional 3-1 Victory Over India
Nepal is through to the final of the 2023 SAFF U-20 Women’s Championship after a thrilling victory against India. In a must-win match for Nepal, they dominated on the field and secured a victory that propelled them into the final. Despite India only needing a draw to advance to the final, Nepal’s determined performance ensured that they are now one step closer to lifting the trophy. With this impressive win, Nepal has solidified their position as a top team in the competition.
Nepal made a stunning comeback against India in their must-win match. Despite falling behind 1-0 in the first half, Nepal refused to give up and came back with a vengeance in the second half. With three magnificent goals, they overtook India and secured a well-deserved 3-1 victory.
The Indian team, who were so close to reaching the final, were unable to withstand Nepal’s comeback, and their dream was dashed. Nepal’s thrilling victory has set the stage for an exciting final, and Nepali fans can’t wait to see what this talented team will do in the final match.
India Scores Early in Thrilling Game, but Nepal Fights Back with Amisha Karki’s Equalizing Goal
India scored first against Nepal in just 21 minutes, but Nepal didn’t give up. Despite their efforts in the first half, they couldn’t level the score. But in the second half, 52 minutes into the game, Amisha Karki scored a goal and brought the game to a draw.
Later, in the 69th minute, captain Preiti Rai capitalized on the penalty and put Nepal ahead. The attacking play continued in the second half as Amisha Karki scored the third goal for Nepal in the 89th minute.
Nepali team was overwhelmed with emotions after securing the victory and reaching the final of the 2023 SAFF U-20 Women’s Championship for the second time, following their appearance in the final in the 2018 edition.
Nepal is set to play their final match against host Bangladesh on February 9th in the SAFF U-20 Women’s Championship. This match promises to be an exciting encounter, especially since Bangladesh previously defeated Nepal 2-1 in the group stage. Nepali team now has a chance to seek revenge and emerge as champions of the tournament.
Nepal vs India – SAFF U-20 Women’s Championship 2023
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