Nepal to bid for next edition of SAFF Championship

Nepal is all set to bid for hosting the seventh edition of the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Championship to be held in 2011.

All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) President Ganesh Thapa informed that Nepal will file the bid during the SAFF meeting scheduled to be held in Dhaka on Friday. According to Bangladesh Football Association, Asian Football Confederation (AFC) President Mohamad bin Hammam will participate in the meeting as a guest.

The meeting will discuss development of regional football, analyze the Sixth SAFF Championship and also decide on the next edition of the regional football tournament. It is learnt that India will also bid for hosting the next edition.

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