Nepal U18 Football team has started preparation for the upcoming SAFF U18 Championship to be held in Kathmandu. 46 players have been called for the preliminary phase of selection for the SAFF U18 Championship. The championship is scheduled to be held from September 20-29. Nepal are the defending champion of the tournament.
Goalkeepers: Bishal Sunar, Rohit Karki, Surya Adhikari, Pujan Hona, Nishan Khadka, Aakash Ranabhat.
Defenders: Bishant Basnet, Bishal Basnet, Randip Poudel, Padam Bhattarai, Ashim Gurung, Sujan Sharma, Nabin Gurung, Roshan Dong, Yubesh Thapa, Alik Rumba, Anjan Maharjan, Raju Pandit, Bishal Shahi.
Midfielders: Roshan Rana Magar, Sishir Lekhi, Dipesh Gurung, Rajan Pun, Akash Buda Magar, Rejin Majhi, Sanjeev Lama, Jaya Gurung, Manish Thapa, Kushal Phuyal, Aadit Gurung, Shyamu Murmu, Sanju Shrestha, Nitin Thapa, Samrat Sunuwar, Rohan Karki, Mausam Subba.
Forwards: Sachu Gurung, Niraj Chaudhary, Kailash Lamichhane, Brijesh Chaudhary, Karlosh Bakhariya, Darshan Gurung, Abhishek Shrestha, Sanju Sen, Kritis Ratna Chhanju, Manish Dangi.