SAFF U19 Championship 2022 Details

Nepal first hosted the SAFF U18 Championship in 2015 and is also the most successful team winning the title twice. Now, India defending champions of the SAFF U18 champions of 2019 is ready to host the SAFF U19 Championship 2022.

This Championship has given a boost and rises to good and amazing players in all the South Asian countries.

Nepal got players like Bimal Gharti Magar, Anjan Bista, Hemanta, and Ananta Tamang who are really playing well for club and country.

Nepal won the 2015 and 2017 championships back to back but was not able to retain it for the third time. Nepal got knocked out of the group stage in 2019.

India was able to get their hand on the winner’s trophy in 2019 while Bangladesh despite being in the finals twice is not able to win this tournament.

Can Bangladesh win this year? or will remain on the losing end? India is hosting the tournament for the youngsters.

SAFF U19 Championship 2022 Fixtures, Live Stream, and Telecast Details

Saff U19 championship 2022 is a great opportunity for South Asian nations as they get to test themselves before the 2023 AFC U-20 Asian Cup qualification. Which is scheduled to be held in September 2022.

After Pakistan’s withdrawal and Afghanistan no longer being a SAFF member only 6 teams will participate in this tournament.

Nepal, India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Maldives, and Sri Lanka are fighting to win the title this year.

Only two groups will be formed where 3 teams each will compete and from that 2 teams will be qualified for the Knockout stage.

SAFF U19 Championship 2022 Group Stage and Fixtures

Currently, the fixtures are not being revealed fully but the group has been divided into A & B.

Group A Teams and Fixures

Group A TeamsDateFixtures
India25 July 2022India vs A2
A227 July 2022India vs A3
A329 July 2022A3 vs A2
saff u19 championship 2022 group A teams

Group B Teams and Fixures

Group B TeamsDateFixtures
Bangladesh25 July 2022Bangladesh vs B3
B227 July 2022B3 VS B2
B329 July 2022B2 vs Bangladesh
saff u19 championship 2022 group teams

2019’s champion and runner up are in 2 different groups.

The first match of the tournament will be played on 25th July 2022 and the group stages match will end on 29th July 2022. Only group winners and runner-ups will advance to the next round.

A2 and A3 are teams that are yet to be decided.

Live Streaming and Telecast Details for SAFF U19 2022

Currently, there is no official announcement from SAFF or any other official body for the live telecasting or Streaming of the games.

All we can hope is some channel to announce they will live telecast or live stream the games on youtube channels.

The only source we have on Live Streaming is of SAFF Official Website Live Stream Page

Frequently Asked about SAFF U19 Championship 2022

India is going to host the 2022 Saff u19 championship.

The first match of the group stage will start on 25th July 2022 and will end on 29th July 2022.

There is a total of 6 nations participating in this tournament.

Currently, there is no official announcement for live streaming.

Sources: Wiki

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