Nepal played draw against Bangladesh in the second International friendly match.
Nepal played goalless draw with Bangladesh at Bangabandhu Stadium in Dhaka on Tuesday.
Despite playing a very aggressive game against Bangladesh, Nepal could not score a goal.
Throughout the game, Nepal’s frontline players failed to make a formidable attack.
However, during the injury time of the game, Navyug Shrestha’s head hit the post and came back.
Similarly, Nepal’s Tshring Gurung, Pujan Uparkoti and Seshehang Aangdengbe made their debuts against Bangladesh.
Playing defensively, emphasizing on counter-attack, Bangladesh could not attack well.
With this draw, Bangladesh has won the ‘FIFA International Football Series of the Year’.
Bangladesh have won the two-match series with one win and one draw.
In the first friendly match played on Friday, Bangladesh had defeated Nepal 2-0.
Nepal, playing in the second round of the FIFA World Cup qualifiers, played two friendly matches against Bangladesh in preparation.
Nepal now has 3 home games to play in the 2022 World Cup in Qatar and the 2023 Asian Cup in China.
Now Nepal has to play against Australia, Jordan and Chinese Taipei. Nepal has played all away and one home game.
Nepal had played the home game against Kuwait in Bhutan as Dasharath Stadium was not ready.
Nepal lost to Kuwait 7-0 in the first leg and 1-0 in the second leg. They also lost 5-0 to Australia and 3-0 to Jordan.
Nepal had defeated Chinese Taipei 2-0 in the away game.
Nepal is in Group B has 3 points from 5 games. Nepal is in the fourth position of the group after defeating Chinese Taipei. Australia tops the group.