Nepal to host Vietnam & Afghanistan in Olympics Asian Qualifiers 2024 / Date, Fixtures & Preview

After two friendlies against India, Nepalese women's football is now busy for the preparation of 2024 Paris Olympics Women's Asian Qualifiers. As the qualification is just less than 40 days away, this time Nepal need not to travel for the qualification matches.

Nepal to host 2024 Paris Olympics Women's Asian Qualifiers

Nepal is all set to host all the matches of 2024 Olympics Women's Football Asian Qualifiers to be held between 3-11 April. ANFA has taken the host right from AFC to organize the qualifying matches in Nepal.

Nepal in Paris Olympics Asian Qualifiers

Nepal has been grouped with Vietnam, Afghanistan & Palestine in the group C. Meanwhile Palestine has withdrawn their name already from the competition. With this Nepal will host Vietnam & Afghanistan in the home ground. 

Nepal to fight hard with more stronger teams

Both the guest team Vietnam & Afghanistan are the tougher opponents for Nepal.
  • Vietnam 34th in FIFA women's ranking
  • Afghanistan N/A listed in ranking after Taliban Invasion last recorded 160th rank on 2021 December
Vietnam National Women's football will be a iron gate for Nepal to past them. Much more stronger Vietnam Women's football are even participating in the FIFA Women's World Cup starting from July in Newzealand.

How can Nepal qualify for the 2024 Paris Olympics ?

As only the winners of each group from the first round will advance to Round 2, Nepal must need wins in all matches to move on. And a point to be noted that only 2 slots has been allocated from Asia for the 2024 Paris Olympics Women's Football.

1st Round: In the round 1 a total of 26 nations are competing against each other grouped in 7 different groups. And only the seven group winners will advance to the second round where they will be joined by the five highest seeded teams - DPR Korea, Japan, Australia, China PR, and Korea Republic.

2nd Round: A total of 12 teams will be then grouped in 3 different groups with 4 teams each in the second qualifying round of 2024 Olympics Women's Football Asian Qualifiers. Out of 12 teams the all three group winners including the best group runners up will advance to the third round.

3rd Round: The 4 teams from third round will compete to book their tickets to the Paris, where the matches will be on two legs. The last 4 teams will be drawn as the semifinal fixtures where the winners will be participating in the 2024 Paris Olympics Women's Football.

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