Asian Cup Qualification –
The Football match between Nepal and Yemen is going to be start the day after tomorrow. The match starts at 17:15 on 13 June 2017.
After the destructive earthquake damaged the one and only international standard Dashrath Stadium, Nepal has not been able to host high-profile international football matches. The match is going to be held in Halchowk Stadium. Halchowk doesn’t have a crowd capacity of 2,500 and due to other security reasons, the football governing body decided to sell 700 tickets only. The ticket costs Rs.1000.
Nepal is situated in the Group ‘F’ of the Qualifiers in which Nepal have to face strong competitors: Philippines and Tajikistan. Yemen players are arriving in Kathmandu on June 11 that is today. The Qualifying teams in the AFC qualifiers will join other 12 nations who have already been qualified for the Asia Cup to be held in the UAE in 2019.