ANFA CUP Knockout Football Tournament kicked at the Dashrath Stadium on Tuesday. National Sports Council Member Secretary declared the tournament open by handing over the ball to match official Sudish Padney.
Manang Marshyangdi is defeated by visiting team Jhapa Football Club in the opening match.
Jhapa XI: Dinesh, Prabesh, Nagendra, Yogesh, Karna, Bishal A, Dinesh, Sumin, Devendra, Hem Gurung
Manang: Bishal, Sagar, Biraj, Sujal, Deepak, Shiva, Leonel, Anil Nirajan, Bikram, Deepak Rai
Full Time: Manang Marshyangdi 1-2 Jhapa XI
Photo: Sameer Gurung