U23 Head Coach Bal Gopal Maharjan has called up 16 more players in the U23 preliminary squad taking the total number to 64.
The team is scheduled to take part in the AFC U23 Asian Cup Qualifiers in Tajikistan from October 25-31.
Seven players called up for the U23 team are currently with the senior team and will join the camp after the completion of SAFF Championship. The national team is currently in Doha, Qatar, to prepare for the SAFF Championship which begins from October 1 in Maldives.
Nepal have been drawn alongside Iran, Lebanon and Tajikistan in Group B for the Qualifiers.
Players: Arpan Karki (GK), Bishal Sunar (GK), Abhishek Baral (GK), Pujan Hona (GK), Anjal Shrestha (GK), Surya Adhikari (GK), Bishnu KC (GK), Akash Ranabhat (GK), Rohit Karki (GK), Bishwas Chaudhary (GK), Suman Aryal, Gautam Shrestha, Rajan Gurung, Ashim Bhusal, Randip Poudel, Bishwas Udas, Bishal Basnet, Roman Limbu, Prithivi Chaudhary, Adil Hamid, Yogesh Gurung, Roshan Dong, Sonit Dahal, Nitin Thapa, Suraj Jeu Thakuri, Ayush Ghalan, Sesehang Angdembe, Jay Gurung, Ashok Thapa Magar, Dipesh Gurung, Anil Maharjan, Rajiv Lopchan, Sishir Lekhi, Rumesh Bartaula, Akash Buddha Magar, Nirajan Maharjan, Dipesh Ale Magar, Rajat Tiwari, Roshan Rana Magar, Arik Bista, Manish Dangi, Abhishek Rijal, Darshan Gurung, Prizen Tamang, Dinesh Hemjan, Rejin Subba, Buddha Bal Tamang, Kailash Lamichhane, Rajesh Pariyar, Sekhar Khawas, Lakhen Limbu, Ritik khadka, Roshan Pahadi, Abhishek Limbu, Mohan Limbu, Sushan Tamang, Sanjay Chaudhary, Sanjeeb Bista, Shiva Gurung, Dhiraj Shrestha, Shyanshu Bhusal, Nabin Gurung, Bibek Chaudhary, Kushal Phuyal