Nepal has defeated IR Iran 3-2 in an inaugural match of the AFC U-14 Girls’ Regional Championship played at Sasharath Stadium on Monday, April 20, 2015.
Rekha Poudel scored a brace while Saru Limbu scored another for host Nepal.
Similarly, Fatemeh Amiri and Fatemeh Ghasemi scored a goal each for Iran.
Saru Limbu scored an opening goal in the 25th minute. However, Amiri levelled the score after two minutes.
Poudel then led the match in the 32nd minute for home and scored another in the 47th minute to make it 3-1. Ghasemi scored second goal from Iran in the injury time.
Now, Nepal will take on Maldives in its second match of the Championship on Tuesday.