Ashtang football Approved as official matchball for 2021 Nepal Super League



NIVIA’s FIFA Pro approved Ashtang football is the official matchball for 2021 Nepal Super League

Organizer Committee   announce that NIVIA has signed a multi-year agreement with Nepal Super League, to be the official ball partner of the Nepal Super League seasons 2021/22. NIVIA will supply the official matchball NIVIA ‘Ashtang’ to the Super League. NIVIA Ashtang football is FIFA Pro category certified NIVIA Ashtang is a FIFA Pro category approved ball which is of the highest quality certification that FIFA can grant on the quality of the ball. The ball has to pass stringent quality parameters in achieving proper bounce, water absorption, roundness, with the final trials occurring at FIFA designated laboratory in Switzerland for this certification, and to be eligible to be used at the highest level of international matches.

This certification is a testament to the strictest manufacturing standards upheld at NIVIA. The iconic Indian sports brand has now been associated with promoting the game of football in Nepal for decades. Previously, in 2013 Nepal hosted the South Asian Football Federation Championship (SAFF) for which NIVIA was the official ball partner for providing its prestigious NIVIA Simbolo football. “We are elated to be associated with Nepal Super League as the official ball partner. The FIFA Pro categorized Ashtang balls are the newest edition in our professional football product stable and we are confident of taking the game to the next level in a highly competitive League environment.” Rajesh Kharabanda,  Managing Director, NIVIA. The association of NIVIA with the Nepal Super League is a constructive partnership aimed towards cultivating a strong system of developing football in Nepal and maturing it to the International level, a trend that is evident from the performance of its U-20 and U-16 teams recently.