Maldives’ scheduled friendly at Doha against Pakistan on Monday evening has been cancelled. Maldives National Football Team official facebook page read an announcement regarding the cancellation of the match but did not reveal the reason.
“We are sorry to inform you that friendly match against Pakistan has been cancelled”.
Maldives National Team has been training at Qatar since 6th of August with 27 players. Maldives team for SAFF Championship will travel to Dhaka directly from Doha. Maldives head coach Petar Segrt is yet to announce his final 20 players for the SAFF Championship.
Maldives has won the first friendly game of the training camp two weeks back against Qatari second division team Al-Markhiya. Maldives won the game 4-3. Maldives won the game by 4-3.
Maldives will kick off SAFF Championship on 7th September against Sri Lanka. Maldives is placed in group B along with Sri Lanka and India.