Nepal has clinched the title of the First SAFF U-19 Championship 2015 after 22 years on Saturday, August 29, 2015.
Nepal beat India 5-4 n a penalty shootout to lift the title of the Chapionship held at held at the ANFA Complex, Satdobato, Lalitpur.
Ananta Tamang scored in the last crucial penalty while Nepal’s goalie Sojit Gurung had saved the first penalty of Mohamuddin.
Hemanta Thapa Magar, Sunil Bal, Biswas Shrestha and Dona Thapa scored for Nepal in the shootout.
As the match was eneded 1-1 draw in the regular and additional time, the match was forced for penalty shootout. Nepal’s Tej Tamang had scored in the 31st minute while India converted the penalty into a score in the second last minute of the match.