South Asian Football Federation has announced the groups for the upcoming Women’s Championship in Nepal.
Pakistan have been placed alongside India, defending champions, Bangladesh and Maldives in Group A. Meanwhile, Nepal, Sri Lanka, and Bhutan are slotted in Group B.
The top two teams from each group will qualify for the semi-finals.
The tournament will be held from September 6-19 in Kathmandu. The fixtures list for the event will be announced in due course.
This will be the first time in eight years that the Pakistan women’s team will participate in an international match. They last played during the 2014 SAFF Women’s Championship, which was hosted by Pakistan.