Nepal slump to 3-0 defeat vs Tajikistan in AFC Asian Qualifiers

KATHMANDU: Nepal crushed to 3-0 humiliating defeat against Tajikistan after conceding three sloppy penalties in the AFC Asian Cup 2019 Qualifiers played at the Hisor Central Stadium in Dushanbe on Tuesday.

Nepal had to defeat the hosts to keep their chances alive of progressing into the next round, however, their faint hope evaporated after porous defense conceded three penalties.

With today's result, Tajikistan have climbed to the second spot and increased their chances of making into the next round, while Nepal remain at the bottom of the table.