Rabin Shrestha

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Rabin Shrestha
Personal information
Full name Rabin Shrestha
Date of birth (1991-05-17) May 17, 1991 (age 25)
Place of birth Jaleswor, Nepal[1]
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Nepal Police Club
Number 2
Youth career
2006 ANFA Academy
2007 Sankata Boys Sports Club
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008- Nepal Police Club (23)
National team
2008- Nepal 42 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.


Rabin Shrestha (Nepali: रबिन श्रेष्ठ) (born 17 May 1991) is a footballer from Nepal. He made his first appearance for the Nepal national football team in 2008.[2]

Club career[edit]

Rabin Shrestha is a Nepalese defender who was born in Jaleswor. After graduating from ANFA Academy he joined the Sankata Boys Sports Club but a year later he signed for the Nepal Police Club in 2008.[3]

In April 2014 Shrestha was heavenly linked with a move to the Manang Marshyangdi Club,[4] although former player and coach Hari Khadka dismissed it as just a rumor.[5]

International career[edit]

Shresta played in the 2011 SAFF Championship and 2013 SAFF Championship for Nepal. In the latter tournament he received the best player award.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rabin Shrestha soccerway profile". Retrieved 25 April 2014. 
  2. ^ Rabin Shrestha at National-Football-Teams.com
  3. ^ "Rabin Shrestha". Retrieved 25 April 2014. 
  4. ^ "Breaking – Manang Marsyangdi Club in talk with Rabin Shrestha and Bikram Lama". 17 April 2014. Retrieved 25 April 2014. 
  5. ^ "Hari Khadka – Rabin Shrestha to MMC is just Rumor". 18 April 2014. Retrieved 25 April 2014. 
  6. ^ "SAFF Championship – Better Than the Rest- Best Players and Teams". 11 September 2013. Retrieved 25 April 2014.