Nepal beat Sri Lanka to top Group B


Nepal Women’s football team beat Sri Lanka 3-0 in the group stages deciding encounter to lead the Group B in 3rd SAFF Women’s championship.

Anu Lama scored twice in the game for Nepal while Niru Thapa scored once for Nepal in the encounter. Niru Thapa opened the score for Nepal in 16th minute while Anu Lama scored two goals during the second half, one of which came as a spot kick, to make the final score 3-0.

With three victories in three matches, Nepal goes to the semifinals without conceding a goal.

Sri Lanka who beat both Pakistan and Bhutan will play in Semi Finals against the champion of group A.