Pakistan beat Nepal 1-0 in Kathmandu

Karachi: Pakistani striker Hassan Bashir scored a late goal to help his side beat host Nepal 1-0 in friendly a match at Dasarath Rangasala Stadium, Kathmandu. After goalless first half and nearly the second half, Hassan Bashir produced the decisive goal in the 90th minute.

This was Nepal’s first international match after Jack Stefanowski took over as Nepal´s head coach in January. The second friendly match is slated for Saturday.

Nepal and Pakistan had played a 1-1 draw during the SAFF championship in 2011.