Pokhara—The 17th edition of Aaha Rara Gold Cup Football Tournament is to be held from 21st February to 2 March in Pokhara. According to organizer Club Sahara Club general secretary Bishwo Raj Baral, the schedule was fixed as per the information received from All Nepal Football Association.
Teams from overseas, A division clubs, East and West region teams and organizer club are going to take part in the tournament to be played in Pokhara Stadium. The club would invest the savings from tournament for Sahara Academy in Pokhara- 17 Dobilla. The academy has now 28 children from 16 districts and the academy has been offering free education and football training for five years.
Sahara Club was formed in 2055 BS in Old Buspark of Pokhara and the club is involved in organizing the football tournament and in many social works. The club has tied up with Himshree Foods Pvt. Ltd to organize the Aaha Rara Gold Cup which is one of the noted tournaments in Nepal.