Points to Remember:
- India beat Bangladesh 5-3 via penalty shoot-out to win SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship title after the summit clash ended goalless in the regulation time in Thimphu.
- This is the second straight time that India have won the Championship.
- In 2018, India had defeated Bangladesh 1-0 to clinch the title. Bangladesh had won the inaugural edition of the tournament in 2017.
About SAFF U−15 Women’s Championship:
- The SAFF U−15 Women’s Championship is association football tournament for women’s national teams under the age of 15
- Founded: 2017
- Region: South Asia (SAFF)
- Number of teams: 7
- Current champions: India
- Most successful team(s): Bangladesh, India (1 title each)
Important Possible questions based on above News:
- Which team won the 2019 SAFF U−15 Women’s Championship? India
- SAFF U−15 Women’s Championship is associated to which sports? Football
- Which country won the inaugural edition of the SAFF U-15 Women’s Championship in 2017? Bangladesh