Nepal is set to begin their SAFF Suzuki Cup 2018 campaign with a game against Pakistan on 4th September at Bangabandhu National Stadium. Bangladesh.
- You can see the head to head records between these two teams here.
The opening match of the 12th SAFF Championship will be between Nepal vs Pakistan. The match will start at 3:45 PM Nepali Time at Bangabandhu National Stadium. Nepal and Pakistan last met in 2013 SAFF Championship. In that match, Nepal played 1-1 draw against Pakistan. Bimal Gharti Magar scored his first international goal in that match.
Nepali team is winless in their last seven matches. Nepal had lost 5 of their last seven matches. Similarly, Pakistan is even in the worst condition. They are winless in their last 12 matches. Therefore, both the teams will be looking to break their winless stream. Hence, the game is expected to be more exciting.
Nepal head coach Bal Gopal Maharjan said (Press Conference):
We are here for the title. Our first target will be reaching the knockouts and then lifting the title.
We have one new face (Suman Aryal) in the team. Our boys are working very hard and are focused to give their best.