Herbert’s Maldives team set for semi-final

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The Ricki Herbert-coached Maldives national team faces Nepal in the semi-final of the 2016 Bangabandhu Cup being played in Bangladesh.

Having won Group B, the Maldives take on the runners-up from Group A, playing for a berth in the final against Bahrain who beat Bangladesh 1-0 in the first semi-final.

Herbert’s team has so far beaten Cambodia 3-2, Bangladesh 2-0 and drew 1-1 with Bahrain in their final group match.

The semi-final is to be played late Tuesday night (NZT).