The third game of this year's Safal Pokhara Cup saw host Pokhara XI take on Armed Police Force (APF) for a place in the quarterfinals. Pokhara XI upsets departmental team APF 1-0.
APF started the match brightly but they were unable to score goal despite creating early chances. On the other hand Pokhara XI waited on before creating the chance of their own. But again much to the agony of Pokharali supporters the match saw no goals in the first half of the match.
The very first real chance in the second half belonged to Pokhara XI and they converted with both hands. Asim Jung Karki scored a thundorous shot in the 64th minute of the match. No more clear cut chances were present in the match as the match finished in favour of Pokhara XI 1-0.
Asim Jung Karki was adjudged Man of the match.