Team Nepal claims the title of the champions in the SAFF U18 2017 Championship. Team Nepal Having won the championship in the previous games defended their ground in full fury.
Bangladesh wins by two goals today against Bhutan. Having lost a game against Nepal in the previous match, Bangladesh today scored the two goals in a row. The goals being scored by Jersey 10 Mr. Jafar Iqbal within a span of five minutes.
Both teams so far have managed to stop the raining attacks from the other. Bhutan who beat Nepal, the Defending champions in the last match they played and Bangladesh having lost against Nepal, this match is all about glory, all about honor. Bhutan doesn’t want to loose two games in its own home ground while Bangladesh, Bangladesh can’t take two looses in a row...
It was a very spirited performance from Maldives against the superior Indian team. Maldives early exit from the tournament with zero win is one of the worst records for the country. Maldives suffered four defeats and could only score with team India. “Boys are gradually improving and I am very much happy with the performance today,” said Head coach Abdul Ghanii Ihusan. He said that it was stepping stone for the boys and we will come back stronger in next tournaments.
Nerves of Bhutanese player will be tested as Indian will come with full force for three points and to stay alive in the competition.
Nepal register’s first win of the SAFF U 18 championship today against Maldives at Changlimithang stadium 2-0. Maldives are out of the championship with three straight losing streaks and they will face India in their last match. Nepal took lead in 7th minute in the first half goal courtesy of Nepali defender Roman Limbu after they tried a long diagonal pass from his own half. The Maldivian defender Ishaq Rasheed went for the head clearance but at last minutes he left it for goal keeper and in between creating confusion which lead to the goal as the goal keeper thought his defender cleared the ball. It was a gift for the Nepali team and the score line remain same throughout the first half despite full pressure from Nepal to double its lead.
It’s a fairly tale start for Bhutan so far in this SAFF U18 Championship 2017 in Thimphu with two unexpected win against superior team Nepal and Maldives. But come tomorrow Bhutan will face mighty India and it will one of the most important game in the history of Bhutan football. Bhutan has never hoped or expected to win any major tournament but this group of young dragons has shown glimmer of hope and many are rooting for Bhutan to do well in this tournament.
Make no mistake guessing or predicting todays game, Nepal wouldn’t back down and Bhutan, on their own turf there is no budging. The clash of the titans look petty as compared to today’s ferociousness.
It’s almost here -Bhutan and Nepal reunite today in U18 SAFF Championship 2017 in a match where the stakes are as high.Bhutan, with its first win against Maldives placed them with a three-point cushion, but Nepal, Champion of last year edition hopes to win this tournament. The Bhutan and Nepal are the greatest rivalry and favorite in this U18 SAFF Championship 2017; this is will very peak, the absolute pinnacle of today’s game.
First game on our home ground at the SAFF U-18 games and Bhutan wins. The excitement of the match was unparalleled to any we have see so far. The crowd chanting "Orgyen... Orgyen" the name of the man with the first score. Its a great start for the team Dragon Boys. Our Prayers and best wishes for the team, we wish the team brings home the Glory every match they play as they have proved today. #goTeamBhutan.
It is with a Great pleasure that we write this, Bhutan scores a goal, its jersey 10 of the Dragon Boys Mr. Orgyen Wangchuk Tshering with his swift moves and strong will has given us a lead.
Bhutan the host country for the SAFF U 18 Championship 2017 Plays against Maldives. Bhutan In white and Maldives in Red. Stay with us for updates
Its Bangladesh at a 4 and India at 3. Bangladesh takes home a win. The Team celebrates.
A corner kick from Bangladesh with jersey 10 waiting for his glory jumps for a heading and... A score for Bangladesh. Its Mr. Jafar Iqbal.
A goal from Jersey 09 Mahbubur Rahman for Bangladesh takes the game to another level. The scores now are even. There is no telling which team will walk off the Ground with a smile and which wont.
60 Minutes into the game and the scores so far are 3:2 with India still at lead the crowd goes crazy with excitement. The teams give their best and the enchantment that follows is Maddening
Its under 32 minutes and india has 2 goals under its name. The first goal from no.9 while the second goal from no.7 the match is getting intense.