By a Staff Reporter
Kathmandu – National footballer and midfielder of Manang Marshyangdi Club Pujan Uparkoti will be playing in the Nepal Super League (NSL) from Dhangadhi Football Club this year as well. Dhangadhi managed to secure the player in the golden market during Friday’s auction. The maximum charge of players in the golden market is Rs 350,000.
Nepal Sports and Event Management (NSEM) is organizing the NSL from April 9. The second edition of the franchise-based league has ten teams after three new teams were added this season. A total of 242 players divided into three categories were auctioned.
The ten teams included in the league are Jhapa XI, Sporting Ilam Mechi, Birgunj United FC, Kathmandu RayZRs, Dhangadhi FC, Lalitpur FC, Chitwan City FC, Butwal, Lumbini, Pokhara Thunders and Biratnagar City FC.
The first leg of the event will be held in Pokhara and the return leg in Kathmandu.