SAFF U-18 Championship: Indian football team lifts title after beating Bangladesh in final at Kathmandu

Indian football team defeated Bangladesh by 2-1 in the final of SAFF U-18 Championship 2019 to lift the title on Sunday.

Asian News International September 29, 2019 18:28:03 IST
SAFF U-18 Championship: Indian football team lifts title after beating Bangladesh in final at Kathmandu
  • India U-18 football team defeated Bangladesh by 2-1 in the final of SAFF U-18 Championship 2019 to lift the title on Sunday.

  • From the beginning, India played aggressively and Vikram Pratap Singh did not take much time to hand India a 1-0 lead. Singh scored in the second minute of the match.

  • Before the conclusion of the first half, Bangladesh's Yeasin managed to score an equaliser which brought the scoreline to 1-1.

Kathmandu: Indian football team defeated Bangladesh 2-1 in the final of SAFF U-18 Championship 2019 to lift the title first time on Sunday.

SAFF U18 Championship Indian football team lifts title after beating Bangladesh in final at Kathmandu

Indian football team poses with their medals after winning the SAFF U-18 Championship. AIFF

From the beginning, India played aggressively and Vikram Pratap Singh did not take much time to hand India a 1-0 lead. Singh scored in the second minute of the match.

Before the conclusion of the first half, Bangladesh's Yeasin managed to score an equaliser which brought the scoreline to 1-1.

In the second half, both the teams gave each other tough competition and restricted each other from scoring a goal.

However, it was India's Ravi Bahadur Rana (90+1') who broke the deadlock by scoring a goal which sealed his team's victory in the match.

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