Nepal has announced the final squad for the upcoming AFC Asian Cup 2019 Qualifier against Tajikistan on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.
National Football head coach Gyotoku Koji named 24-player squad against Tajikistan scheduled for September 5. The squad is also scheduled to travel Japan on August 11 for preparation prior to the match against Tajikistan.
Most of the players have retained their position that played against Yemen in AFC Asian Qualifier 2019 here in June.
As per the schedule, Nepal will play five matches in Japan tour - Kwansei Gakuin University on August 16, Amitie Sports Culb on August 17, Hanan University on August 18 and Vissel Kobe U-18 Team on August 19.
Goalkeepers - Bikesh Kuthu, Bishal Shrestha, Alan Neupane
Defenders - Biraj Maharjan, Ananta Tamang, Bimal Basnet, Devendra Tamang, Jitendra Karki, Kamal Shrestha, Rajendra Rawal, Dinesh Rajbanshi, Man Bahadur Tamang
Mid-fielders - Bikram Lama, Heman Gurung, Bishal Rai, Sujal Shrestha, Anjan Bista, Hemant Thapa Magar, Sunil Bal
Forwards - Anil Gurung, Bharat Khawash, Bimal Gharti Magar, Nawayug Shrestha, Suman Lama
Head Coach - Gyotoku Koji
Coach - Raju Kaji Shakya, Ujjwal Manandhar
Team Manager - Biraj Jung Shahi
Team Doctor - Dr. Raju Dangol
Interpreter - Roshan Tuladhar