Pakistan defeated Bhutan 3-0 in their last match of Group A. With the win, Pakistan now has 6 points from 3 games and are currently on the top of the table.
Similarly, Bhutan is out of the championship without any wins. The lost all their three games. Now, the race for Semi-final will be between Nepal, Bangladesh, and Pakistan. Bangladesh has 6 points whereas Nepal has only 3 points. Now, Nepal must defeat Bangladesh in order to play the semi-final.
Nepal’s win with any goal margin will send Nepal to the knock-out stage. In fact, if Nepal defeats Bangladesh, then Nepal will top group A due to goal difference. At this stage, all three teams have the goal difference of +3, so if Nepal defeats Bangladesh by 1-0, then Nepal’s GD will be +4. Therefore, Nepal will top the group and Bangladesh will be knocked out.
The draw or defeat against Bangladesh will knock out Nepal.