FULL TIME. Nepal wins the match 3-0. Nepal still has two more matches to play. Against India and Bangladesh.
Counter move from Sri Lanka, Nepal U20 GK Ishwor Gurung makes a good save.
Four minutes of added time.
Skipper Ayush Ghalan OUT, Mohit Gurung IN & Sugam Silwal OUT, Nirajan Malla IN - NEPAL
GOAL! Manangya Nakarmi scores for Nepal.
Ayush Shresha IN, Amar Shresha OUT. Janmaya Dhami IN, Kritish Out - NEPAL
Nepal U20 DF Amar Shrestha is booked with a yellow card.
Time is ticking away. With two goals lead, Nepal is in comfortable position.
20 mins remaining. Nepal U20 are 2-0 up.
GOAL ! GOAL ! Nepal makes it 2-0. Kritish Ratna scores a fantastic goal.
30 mins remaining, Nepal U20 1 Sri Lanka U20 0.
GOAL! Nepal finally breaks a deadlock. Skipper Syush Ghalan scores on a rebounded ball. Abhisek Waiba had first shot on target.
Good chance ! Lankan heads the woodwork. Luck favors Nepal.
Five minutes into the break. Lankans are applying the same defensive aproach.
Corner kick to Nepal. Flurry of goal scoring chances. But not utilized.
Second half starts... Sandeep Karki OUT, Manangya Nakarmi IN - NEPAL
HALF TIME. Nepal U20 0 Sri Lanka U20 0. Stick with us for second half action.
Six minutes of added time.
Five minutes remaining for a break.
Match commissioner let the match go on despite one pillar of floodlighs is still off.
Technical glitch in the stadium. Floodlight went off. Match is halted.
Aashish Chaudhary, defender, slips, here is a counter move from Sri Lanka, breather.
Drinks break !
30 mins gone, Nepal U20 0 Sri Lanka U20 0.
Corner kick to Nepal. Good move, Aashish Chaudhary gets the ball in but referee blew the whistle right before.
Good move from Nepal. First shot from Ayush gets rebounded, Kritish's shot is well saved by Lankan goalie.
Brilliant counter move from Sri Lanka. Striker hits the side pole. Bad luck to SL.
Good chance for Sri Lanka, counter move, late tackle from Nepal DF, Corner kick to SL. Kick is well taken by GK Ishwor Gurung.
20 mins gone, Nepal U20 0 Sri Lanka U20 0.
Lovely pass given to Ayush Ghalan, good defending and goalkeeping from Sri Lanka.
Nepal U20 shouldn' take the mach casually. They should go all out and kill the match early.
Long ranger from Aashish Rai. Confident shot but ball goes little above the bar. Nepal pressing hard for an early breakthru
Corner kick to Nepal. Not that clinical one.
Sugam Suwal passes the ball to advancing Ayush Ghalan, oh hoo wha a chance for him but he shoots the ball high from the bar.
Complete ball possession for Nepal in the first 10 minutes. Nepal U20 0 Sri Lanka U20 0.
Good long cross from the flank, SL goalie nicely jumps to get the ball in his hands.
Corner kick to Nepal. Kritish's corner kick is well headed from SL defender. Good rebounded shot, ball skies over the bar.
Nepal are in blue kit, SL are in white.
Nepal’s first XI: Ishwor Gurung (GK), Ayush Ghalan (C), Ajay Chaudhary, Amar Shrestha, Kritish Ratna, Dipesh Gurung, Sumit Shrestha, Aashish Rai, Abhisek Waiba, Sugam Suwal, Sandeep Karki
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|1||Nepal U20 - Maldives 20||Played||4 - 0||2022-07-25||Kalinga Stadium|
|2||Sri Lanka U20 - Bangladesh U20||Played||0 - 1||2022-07-25||Kalinga Stadium|
|3||India U20 - Bangladesh U20||Played||1 - 2||2022-07-27||Kalinga Stadium|
|4||Nepal U20 - Sri Lanka U20||Played||3 - 0||2022-07-27||Kalinga Stadium|
|5||India U20 - Sri Lanka U20||Played||4 - 0||2022-07-29||Kalinga Stadium|
|6||Bangladesh U20 - Maldives 20||Played||4 - 1||2022-07-29||Kalinga Stadium|
|7||India U20 - Nepal U20||Played||8 - 0||2022-07-31||Kalinga Stadium|
|8||Maldives 20 - Sri Lanka U20||Played||1 - 1||2022-07-31||Kalinga Stadium|
|9||Bangladesh U20 - Nepal U20||Played||1 - 1||2022-08-02||Kalinga Stadium|
|10||India U20 - Maldives 20||Played||1 - 0||2022-08-02||Kalinga Stadium|