Kathmandu, Jan 13: Nepal defeated Sri Lanka by 1-0 goal in the match held Wednesday under the ongoing Bangabandhu Gold Cup in Bangladesh.
In today’s match held at the Dhaka-based Bangabandhu Stadium, Nepali striker Bimal Gharti Magar’s solitary goal in the second minute of the match proved decisive for his team.
With this win, Nepal’s collected a total of four points including the one point from the draw with Malaysian side in its first match. This has also increased Nepal’s possibility of entering the semi-final of the tournament.
Nepal will now meet the hosts Bangladesh on coming Friday.