Late Prakash Bikram Shah - First Nepali National football player to score first ever goal in International football


Late Prakash Bikram Shah was the one to score first international goal for Nepal in foreign soil in 1963 Dhaka, Bangladesh.Not only football he has equal contribution on Table Tennis and Cricket.He also has his delightful performance as national table tennis and cricket player. so he is recogonized as the  Luminary in Nepali Sports History.1381850_576101649105836_1224512319_n

The first international goal was scored by 5’9? tall Bikram at 19 minutes ago the finished time was played against Dhaka wonders of Bangladesh.This was the only goal score in that game.

He worked in school at biratnagar at the post of principle for many year.His played profacional football from New Road Team(NRT).At the time 2020 B.s . His and janak samsar thapa bonding as the stiker was called better. During the time when NRT the league at 1960/61/62/63 he was the main member of the club.

At the age of 42 he left this because of  massive cardiac arrest in 2042.Since it become long time of his death but he is always in memory of old generation player due his goal.

Also First Nepali Footballer to score the first International Goal for Nepal in FIFA recognized tournament is Y.B Ghale. He scored against Kuwait in 1982 in the Asian Games.

[NOTE:At that time Nepal wasn't affiliated to FIFA. Nepal was affiliated with FIFA only 1970.]

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