Nepali National Football Team has defeated “Friends of Japan” by 1-0 in the Charity Match held on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic relation between Nepal and Japan at ANFA Complex on Saturday, November 19, 2016.
A sole goal from Nawayug Shrestha in the 57th minute helped Nepal to victory. Japan had also numerous chances to score but went in vain.
Nepal’s Bikram Lama was declared “the man of the match”.
Nepali players offered “Nepali Topi” to the players of Japan before the match.
Nepal had also clinched the title of the AFC Solidarity Cup 2016 that concluded in Malaysia on Tuesday, November 15, 2016.