Nepal U-16 team has arrived home after being qualified for the AFC U-16 Championship on Tuesday, September 22, 2015.
National Sports Council (NSC) member-secretary Keshav Kumar Bista, All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) president Ganesh Thapa and football fans welcomed the team members on their arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport.
Nepal qualified for the AFC U-16 Championship as fourth best runner-up to be held in India from September 15 to October 2, 2016. The Qualifiers was held in Kyrgyzstan from September 16 to 20, 2015.
Nepal is the only team that made it to the last 16 nations besides India who will host Championship next year.
The qualified nations includes - India, Uzbekistan, Oman, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Iran, Kuwait, Malaysia, North Korea, South Korea, Australia, Japan, Vietnam, Thailand, UAE and Nepal.