Yemen National Team is here to play AFC Asian Cup 2019 Qualifiers against Nepal that is scheduled to be held at Armed Police Force Football Ground, Halchowk, Kathmandu, on Tuesday, June 13, 2017.
Yeman National Team arrived Kathmandu at around 2.30pm this afternoon under the leadership of Ethiopian Coach Abraham Mbarato. All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) officials received the Yeman team at the Tribhuvan International Airport.
Yemen Coach Abraham Mbarato during his arrival at the Airport said “We are here to win.”
Though there are some physical and technical issues, the team spirit is high, he added. “The team didn’t have league since 2014.”
Coach Abraham shared that he is not familiar with the new team formation of Nepal. Although Nepal has lost to India in friendly match, Coach Abraham expressed that the game will be competitive.
Nepal is in Group F along with Philippines, Yemen and Tajikistan. Nepal has already lost its first match against Philippines 4-1 held in Manila on March 28.