Nepal National U-15 Team head coach Sunil Shrestha has finalized final squad for the up-coming SAFF U-15 Championship scheduled on August18-27 at ANFA Complex, Satdobato, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Skipper Prithivi Chaudhary has been excluded from the squad due to injury.
Nepal will open the campaign taking on Maldives on August 21 at ANFA complex at 3 PM NST and will play next in the final group match against India on August 23.
Nepal, India and Maldives are clubbed in group B while Bangladesh, Bhutan and Sri Lanka are grouped in group A.
The 23-member final squad comprises of three goalkeepers, eight defenders, five midfielders and seven forwards.
Goalkeepers: Rohit Karki, Bishal Sunar, Rosan Thapa.
Defenders: Roshan Dong, Deepak Bhandara, Sanjib Aryal, Niraj Chaudhary, Randip Paudel, Anjal Maharjan, Ashim Gurung, Subash Karki.
Midfielders: Roshan Rana Magar(C), Bipin Thapa Magar, Karlosh Bakhariya, Saugat Khawas, Shishir Lekhi.
Forwards: Abhisekh Shrestha, Birjesh Chaudhary, Ranjan Pun, Darshan Gurung, Akash Budha Magar, Nishan Rawal, Ashok Kingring.
Head Coach: Sunil Shrestha
GK Coach: Bikash Malla
Team Physio: Raju Dahal
Team Official: Achyut Ghimire