The Football Festival has been kicked off at Dasharath Stadium from Saturday, January 28, 2017.
The event was inaugurated by National Sports Council (NSC) member-secretary Keshav Kumar Bista amidst a function.
The festival is organised by Sports Science Academy of Nepal (SAN) under apex body of Nepali sports NSC.
Altogether, 19 teams including the teams from SAN are participating in the Football Festival.
The objectives of the event was to develop Nepali sports by attracting students towards different games and sports and also to identify the talents, said the organiser SAN.