AP1 HD television is live-broadcasting the first-ever season of the franchise football Nepal Super League (NSL). An agreement to this effect was signed this week between Shreyans Karki, director of Nepal Sports and Events Management, and Sachan Thapa, director of AP1 HD TV.
The league is being organized by Nepal Sports and Events Management with technical assistance of All Nepal Football Association (ANFA) at Dasharath Stadium from April 11 to 25. The league’s first edition will feature seven franchise teams named after different Nepali cities.
The teams Biratnagar City, Kathmandu Razors, Lalitpur City, FC Chitwan, Dhangadhi FC, Pokhara Thunders and Butwal Lumbini Football FC will compete in a total of 25 round-robin matches. An auction was also held this week to recruit players for different teams in the league that will also feature foreign players.