Afghanistan sail into 2nd round of SAARC tournament
The tournament, which started last week, features six teams from SAARC countries, divided into two groups. Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan fall in group-A while Afghanistan, India and Maldives in group-B.
Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) spokesman Syed Ali Kazmi told Pajhwok Afghan News that the national side defeated the Maldives 4-2. Nepal outplayed Afghanistan 2-1 in a pool match.
Afghanistan a scoring high number of goals qualified for the second round of the tournament along with India. Afghanistan will play against Bangladesh tomorrow (Sunday) at 1:00am Afghanistan time.
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