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Nepal 1-0 Macau: Nepal crowned 2016 AFC Solidarity Cup champions - 16 Nov 2016
A solitary first half goal from Sujal Shreshtha was enough to seal a 1-0 victory for Nepal over Macau in the final of the AFC Solidarity Cup Malaysia 2016 at Sarawak Stadium on Tuesday evening. Shreshtha scored in the 29th minute to give Nepal the ...
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Nepal coach's future in doubt

The Kathmandu Post - 04 Aug 2018
Koji, who led the team to AFC Solidarity Cup title in November 2016, had been in the country without work permit and even his tourist visa acquired in January had expired about a week earlier. “He visa renewal was possible but which didn't happen ...
2016 afc solidarity cup

Anfa mulling to relieve coach Koji of duties

The Kathmandu Post - 22 Aug 2018
Aug 22, 2018-. The All Nepal Football Association (Anfa) is likely to relieve national football team coach Gyotoku Koji of his duties after the Japanese national got entangled into visa issues that coupled with country's poor showing in the ongoing ...
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Maharjan surpasses Shakya as most-capped Nepali footballer

The Kathmandu Post - 07 Sep 2018
Maharjan, the second batch of Anfa Academy, was appointed the national team captain since 2015 Trivandrum Saff Championship. Under Maharjan, Nepal have won the titles of Bangabandhu Gold Cup, AFC Solidarity Cup and South Asian Games men's ...
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Indian National Football Team: Know Your Rivals - Nepal - 05 Jun 2017
Having already scored against India two years ago, Magar had a great 2016 to cap it with two goals in the AFC Solidarity Cup. The striker has spent time with Dutch club FC Twente and Belgian clubs RSC Anderlecht and Club Brugge KV during his formative ...
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Relive the 2016 AFC Solidarity Cup on ABS-CBN S+A

ABS-CBN Sports - 09 Jan 2017
If you want to relive some of our up-and-coming Asian neighbors' campaigns in the 2016 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Solidarity Cup, which ran from November 2 to 16 last 2016, we at ABS-CBN Sports got you covered with early morning telecasts of ...
2016 afc solidarity cup

AFC Solidarity Cup withdrawal adds to Pakistan football woes - 21 Sep 2016
“The AFC has acknowledged Pakistan's withdrawal from the AFC Solidarity Cup 2016 and has informed the other participating Member Associations about this,” Asia's football governing body told Dawn in a statement on Tuesday. It drew a strong reaction ...
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Sri Lanka to face Lithuania in international return - 06 Jul 2018
Sri Lanka's last international outing was their participation in the inaugural AFC Solidarity Cup held in Malaysia in November 2016. Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL) is staging the friendlies with the theme 'International Football Is Back', and ...
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Nepal defeat Brunei 3-0, enter AFC Solidarity Cup 2016 semis

Himalayan Times - 08 Nov 2016
KATHMANDU: Nepal's strikers took their chances as they displayed a much improved performance to demolish Brunei Darussalam 3-0 and top their group at the AFC Solidarity Cup 2016 at the Sarawak Stadium in Kuching, Malaysia this evening. Nawayug ...
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Koji to remain Nepal coach

The Kathmandu Post - 01 Mar 2018
Mar 1, 2018-. All Nepal Football Association (Anfa) has extended the contracts of head coach Gyotoku Koji and technical director Takeda Chiaki for one more year. But the latter will remain in charge of Nepali football as technical expert under the ...
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How geopolitics keeps Israel out of World Cup contention

The Times of Israel - 15 Jun 2018
In 1974, amid growing pan-Arab nationalism and solidarity with the Palestinian people, the AFC expelled Israel from the confederation in a 17-13 vote organized and led by Kuwait. That forced the Jewish state into 20 years of wandering in the soccer desert.
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Chemjong heroics send Nepal to Solidarity Cup final

The Kathmandu Post - 12 Nov 2016
Nov 12, 2016-. Nepal defeated Laos 3-0 on penalties and entered the final of the AFC Solidarity Cup in Malaysia. Kiran Chemjong was the hero for the Nepali side saving two of the three penalties, the third of which was shot wide. Heman Gurung, Bikram ...
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Nepal's final squad for AFC Solidarity Cup announced

Himalayan Times - 25 Oct 2016
KATHMANDU: All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) on Tuesday announced the final squad led by Anil Gurung for the upcoming AFC Solidarity Cup to be held in Malaysia, scheduled for November 2 to 15. In a statement, ANFA made public the names of 23 ...
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AFC Solidarity Cup: Mongolia defeats Sri Lanka 2-0

AKIpress (press release) - 10 Nov 2016
The Mongolian national football team is competing in the 2016 AFC Solidarity Cup, which is taking place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from November 2 to 15, recalls The UB Post. The Mongolian team is competing in Group B with Sri Lanka, Macau and Laos.

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