Nepal U23 is taking on the strong opponent Qatar in their second match of AFC U-23 Qualification. The match will be played at 9:45 pm Nepali time at Aspire 5, Doha. Qatar is hosting all the matches of Group A.
Nepal is in group A along with Afghanistan, Kuwait and Qatar. Following their 1-0 lost to Kuwait, Nepal are in great pressure against the home side, where a win is only the option for Nepal. Nepal’s attacking were blunt in the opening match against Kuwait. Therefore, for positive result against the home side, Nepal’s attacking line must be improved.
On the other side, Qatar had a flying start to the qualification campaign as they defeated Afghanistan 2-0 in their first match. Therefore, they are currently at the top of the table followed by Kuwait in the second. Nepal is currently at the bottom of the table.
The top teams from all the 11 groups will qualify for the AFC U23 Championship along with best four second-placed teams.