The draft squad of all the teams to participate in Nepal Premier League was presented in the press release held today. There are total 6 teams with 6 current national team members as captains. The squad features, domestic players , regional players and U19 players along with current national players. The three spaces has been kept vacant for overseas quota to be managed by the team owners itself.
VISHAL GROUP WARRIORS:
Owner: Vishal Group
Captain: Paras Khadka
Coach: Mahesh Rizal
Paras Khadka, Sagar Pun, Yagyaman Kumal, Ramnaresh Giri, Manjeet Shrestha, and Deepesh Khatri.
U19s: Prakash KC, Bhivatsu Thapa, Adeel Khan, Nurdhos Singh, Irshad Ahmed, Susan Bhari and Raju Rijal.
Owner: Teletalk Private Limited
Captain: Gyanendra Malla
Coach: Manzoor Alam
Gyanendra Malla, Subash Pradhan, Rajesh Pulami, Sanjam Regmi, Avinash Karn, Jata Shankar, Faizal Khan, Kumar Thapa.
U19s: Amar Rautela, Siddhanth Lohani, Rahul Pratap Singh, Harishankar Shah and Bijay Ghatam.
Owner: Shanker Groups
Captain: Shakti Gauchan
Coach: Navin Singh
Shakti Gauchan, Mahesh Chhetri, Naresh Budhayer, Sompal Kami, Nizamudeen Ansari, Haseem Ansari, Subendu Pandey, Amit Dahal, Ajay Raj Banshi, Pawan Shrestha.
U19s: Prem Tamang, Amit Shrestha & Devendra Sumare.
Owner: Panchakanya Groups
Captain: Sharad Vesawakar
Coach: Binod Das
Sharad Vesawkar, Sunny Pun, Prithu Baskota, Bhuvan Karki, Raj Kumar Pradhan, Jitendra Mukhiya, Nazir Ansari, Dipendra Airee, Binod Das, Pushpa Thapa, NIrmal Thapa.
U19s: Somesh Yadav and Sushil Kandel.
Owner: Kantipur Publications
Captain: Basant Regmi
Coach: Samson jung Thapa
Basant Regmi, Subash Khakurel, Pradeep Airee, Amrit Bhattarai, Gopal Singh, Santosh Baral, Antim Thapa, Surendra Chand, Santosh Bhatta, Prajwol Shahi, Amrit Kumar Shrestha.
U19s: Lalit singh Bhandari and Aakash Bista
Owner: Ghorahi Cements
Captain: Binod Bhandari
Coach: Jagat Tamata
Binod Bhandari, Anil Mandal, Chandra Saud, Lokendra Chand, Rupesh Shrivastav , Nischal Pandey, Paresh Lohani, Anupam Singh, Mehboob Alam, Rahul BK
U19s: Dilip Nath, Rupesh Bastola and Sunil Dhamala
NOTE: The squad is only draft. There may be changes in team combination in final squads.