Pema Rinchen

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Pema Rinchen
Personal information
Full name Pema Rinchen
Date of birth (1986-02-20) 20 February 1986 (age 31)[1]
Place of birth Thimpu, Bhutan
Height 1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Number 5
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008– Yeedzin[1]
National team
2009– Bhutan 14 (0)
2009– Bhutan (futsal)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Pema Rinchen is a football player from Bhutan. He plays as a defender.[1] He won the A-Division in 2008, 2010 and 2011 and participated in the AFC President’s Cup as member of the Yeedzin in 2009 and 2011.

International career[edit]

Pema Rinchen is a member of the Bhutanese national team and played for the team in the South Asian Games in 2006 and 2010. He also represented Bhutan in the SAFF Championship in 2008 and 2011 as well as the AFC Challenge Cup in 2008 and 2010.

He has represented Bhutan in all junior age groups. He was a Member of Bhutan U19 in the World Cup Qualifying in 2007 in Qatar. He also participated in the U14 AFC U14 Festival in 2003. He is also a member of Bhutan national futsal team.


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