Out of 16 international ties, Nepal have just managed to win five matches against Bangladesh in its international career of 30 years.
Interesting one, Nepal defeated Bangladesh after 14 years in SAFF Championship 2011 held in New Delhi.
Gorkhalis last played against Bengali Tigers in a friendly match that ended 1-1 in Kathmandu on September 2012.
Nepal, after registering a thumping 6-0 win over NMI, are looking confident against Bangladesh whereas the Bengali Tigers are looking for a much needed win to stay in the fray for the qualification to AFC Challenge Cup.
Did You Know?
** Bangladesh have scored 22 goals and conceded just nine goals against Nepal
** Bangladesh lost the match to Nepal after 14 years in SAFF Championship 2011
** Bangladesh defeated Nepal 1-0 to lift the title of 8th South Asian Games held in Kathmandu in 1999.
Bangladesh have won 10 matches out of sixteen while Nepal have won just five matches and drew one.
25/09/1993, KL Nepal 0 Bangladesh 1 (Merdeka Cup)
21/09/1984, KTM Bangladesh 5 Nepal 0 ( South Asian Games)
22/09/1984 KTM Nepal 4 Bangladesh 2 (1st South Asian Games)
26/09/1986 Korea Bangladesh 1 Nepal 0 (President Cup)
04/12/1986 KTM Nepal 1 Bangladesh 0 (Kathmandu Cup)
21/11/1987 Calcutta Nepal 1 Bangladesh 0 (South Asian Games)
28/12/1991 Colombo Nepal 0 Bangladesh 2 (South Asian Games)
22/12/1993 Dhaka Nepal 1 Bangladesh 0
27/03/1995 Colombo Bangladesh 2 Nepal 0
23/12/1995 Madras Bangladesh 2 Nepal 1
29/04/1999 Margoa Bangladesh 2 Nepal 1
04/10/1999 KTM Bangladesh 1 Nepal 0 (South Asian Games Final)
11/01/2003 Dhaka Bangladesh 1 Nepal 0
10/12/2005 Karachi Bangladesh 2 Nepal 0
04/12/2011 Delhi Nepal 1 Bangladesh 0
07/09/2012 KTM Nepal 1 Bangladesh 1
What Coaches said:
Nepal Coach Jack Stefanowski:
"Bangladesh are a good side. We have seen them play against Palestine. But I am more concerned about my players on how they perform. It is going to be a tough match".
Bangladesh Coach De Kruif:
"Nepal are a good side but they don't match Palestine to whom we played well. We are in need of win and we have to win the at any cost".
What: Nepal Vs Bangladesh
Where: Dasrath Stadium
When: 5:05 PM
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