Nepal national football team

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Nepal
Nickname(s)The Gorkhalis
AssociationAll Nepal Football Association
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Sub-confederationSAFF (South Asia)
Head coachJohan Kalin
CaptainBiraj Maharjan
Most capsBiraj Maharjan (71)
Top scorerNirajan Rayamajhi
Hari Khadka (13)
Home stadiumVarious
FIFA codeNEP
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 161 Steady (7 February 2019)[1]
Highest121 (December 1993 – February 1994)
Lowest196 (January 2016)
Elo ranking
Current 201 Increase 1 (3 March 2019)[2]
Highest171 (23 November 1987)
Lowest210 (1 May 1999)
First international
 China 6–2 Nepal Nepal
(Beijing, China; 13 October 1972)[3]
Biggest win
   Nepal 7–0 Bhutan 
(Kathmandu, Nepal; 26 September 1999)[4]
Biggest defeat
 Korea Republic 16–0 Nepal
(Incheon, South Korea; 29 September 2003)[3]

Nepal national football team is the national football team of Nepal.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking". FIFA. 7 February 2019. Retrieved 7 February 2019.
  2. Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. "World Football Elo Ratings". eloratings.net. 3 March 2019. Retrieved 3 March 2019.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "FIFA Fixtures & Results". FIFA.com. Retrieved 29 November 2013.
  4. "8th SAF-Games 1999". Indian Football. Retrieved 29 November 2013.