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Luis Milla Assessing Football in Southeast Asia Begin Forward

Luis Milla Assessing Football in Southeast Asia Begin Forward

Luis Milla has been eight months as the skipper of the Indonesian national team after PSSI appointed it in February 2017. The Spaniard has also felt the atmosphere of Indonesian and Southeast Asian football.

Milla underwent two international tournaments along with the Indonesian national team, the 2018 U-23 Asian Cup Qualifying and 2017 SEA Games. The 51-year-old coach also has felt a friendly match against clubs from Asia and the Americas.

Therefore, Milla assess the development of soccer in Southeast Asia in particular has started forward. According to the man who played for Real Madrid and Barcelona, ​​soccer in Southeast Asia will be ready to compete at the top level.

“I think football in Southeast Asia is pretty good, just fix some things,” said Milla.

“Football in Indonesia has also been a lot of changes, I am here as a coach will try to help change for Indonesian football could be more advanced.”

Milla’s duties in 2017 are just playing a friendly match and setting up the team for the next year. New in 2018, the Indonesian national team has a solid schedule, from the Asian Games to the AFF Cup.

Persib Without Ezechiel So Bonus Make Bhayangkara FC

Persib Without Ezechiel So Bonus Make Bhayangkara FC

Persib Bandung will not be strengthened its main bomber, Ezechiel N’Douassel, in the League 1 match counter Bhayangkara FC, Sunday (24/09/2017). The attacker from Chad was absent due to yellow card accumulation.

Bhayangkara FC coach Simon McMenemy called Ezechiel’s absence a bonus for his team. But, said Simon, Persib remain a tough team even without Ezechiel.

“I think he’s a good player and worked well since he came in. But losing a striker always a starter and always scoring goals and making assists is not an advantage for us because we already have a plan,” said Simon in a press conference at Graha Persib, Jalan Sulanjana, Saturday (23/09/2017).

“The fact that his absence is okay is a bonus, but we already have a tactic against Persib.Whoever plays we keep playing the same way,” Simon added.

Simon was reluctant to comment on Persib’s performance that was hit by inconsistency. He has a few notes when Persib drew a cons against Bali United on Thursday (21/09/2017).

According to Simon, despite failing to gain full points in the game Persib play very solid.

“I never talked about the good side of Persib and the bad side of Persib but this is a big game and it will be a tough game because they play well against Bali,” he said.

Results of League 1, PSM Conquered PS TNI, Barito Putera Bungkam Sriwijaya FC

Results of League 1, PSM Conquered PS TNI, Barito Putera Bungkam Sriwijaya FC

PSM Makassar back to the top three standings of League 1 after frustrating the PS TNI with a score of 4-1 at the Stadio Andi Mattalatta, Makassar, Sunday (10/09/2017) afternoon hrs.

The 23rd week of the League 1 party runs in tempo at the beginning of the first half.

PS TNI creates experiments towards the PSM goal first. However, the free kick Manahati Lestusen still leads into the arms of goalkeeper Rivki Mokodompit.

Jolted, PSM Makassar began to intensify the attack. In the 15th minute, a long distance free kick just hit the crossbar PS TNI.

PSM began to dominate control of the ball and forced PS TNI to survive.

Striker Pavel Purishkin spread the threat. Continuing a cross from Washiat Hasbullah, the Uzbekistan kick was still bouncing.

A few minutes later, Pavel successfully netted the goal of PS TNI.

He outwitted one opponent before kicking hard into the right side of the goal and failed to deny goalkeeper Dhika Bhayangkara.

Do not want to miss, Ferdinand Sinaga doubled the advantage of PSM to 2-0 in the final minutes of the first half.

Winning two goals, PSM did not loosen the attack early in the second half.

PS TNI was still difficult to penetrate the wall that was built behind PSM.

PSM increasingly difficult to overtaken after Hamka Hamzah scored the third goal for his team in the 71st minute.

Utilizing a corner kick into the near pole executed by Marc Klok, the ball was changed direction by Ferdinand via the head before Hamka passed on to the PS PS goal.

Toward the end of the game, PS TNI midfielder, Wawan Febrianto, had time to reduce the score in the 86th minute.

Ferdinand became a star in this fight through both goals are at once sealed victory PSM in minute 90th minute.

With this additional full points, PSM shifts Persipura in third place with 42 points.

Meanwhile, PS TNI failed to break the negative trend of never winning in six recent matches (five loses and one draw).

As a result, Ivan Kolev’s landing squad is stuck in the order of 15 alias a strip above the relegation zone with 26 points.

Meanwhile, in the other match, host Barito Putera managed to conquer Sriwijaya FC with a score of 2-0.

Host winning goal scored by Hansamu Yama in the 17th minute and Douglas (45 + 1).

The result of the match

PSM Makassar 4-1 PS TNI (Pavel Purishkin 36 ‘, Ferdinand Sinaga 45’, 90 ‘, Hamka Hamzah 71’; Wawan Febrianto 86 ‘)

The arrangement of the starter

PSM (4-4-2): 20-Rivki Mokodompit; 5-Reva Adi Utama, 23-Hamka Hamzah, 86-Steven Paulle, 4-Wasyiat Hasbullah; 10-Marc Klok, 19-Rizky Pellu, 80-Willem jan Pluim, 11-M Grace; 3-Ferdinand Sinaga, 99-Pavel Purishkin

Coach: Robert Rene Alberts

PS TNI (4-5-1): 18-Dhika Bhayangkara; 3-Abduh Lestaluhu, 11-Franklin Anzite, 97-Andy Setyo, 55-Manahati Lestusen; 20-Redouane Zerzouri, 28- M Kasim Slamat, 23- Wawan Febrianto, 37-Agil Munawar, 88-Safrial Irfandi; 12-Erwin Ramdani

Coach: Ivan Kolev

Referee: Musthofa Umarella (Jakarta).

Unexpected Can Defend Persija, Ex Borneo FC Ready To Seize Left Back Position

Unexpected Can Defend Persija, Ex Borneo FC Ready To Seize Left Back Position

One sector that became the attention of Persija Jakarta in the second round of Liga1 is the left back, given the Tiger Kemayoran will lose Rezaldi Hehanusa who must defend the national team.

Not only that, coach Stefano Cugurra Teco also did not have any more stock in the left-back sector. So often use impromptu players in such positions as Maman Abdurrahman and Mario Vava Yagalo, which is actually a central defender. For that management Persija bring in one player to fill left back who will occupy by Rezaldi.

The figure is Michael Orah from Pusamania Borneo FC. It comes with a player’s loan swap status. He just arrived at the weekend. Orah, as he called, claimed to be proud to join Persija.

“To be honest, I did not expect to be costumed this team. This is God’s best plan for me. I’m glad, “Orah said.

Players from Tomohon, North Sulawesi is aware not easy to be a starter in a team of Tiger Kemayoran. But, he will not despair and ready to grab the left back position.

“There are many quality players in this team. Not to mention there is Rezaldi Hehanusa who is a national team player. I’m ready to compete. The coach who will decide, “Orah added.

Orah did not boast. To prove his ambition, he is willing to increase his own training hours. Later, every morning, he adds to the portion of physical exercise by running in the field of Sutasoma, the complex of Halim Perdana Kusuma. “I do not want to disappoint Persija,” he said.

Thailand Beware of Hunger of the Indonesian National Team

Thailand Beware of Hunger of the Indonesian National Team

Thailand national team coach Worrawoot Srimakha sees Indonesia as a formidable opponent ahead of the second team meeting in the final match of Group H Qualification for U-23 Asia Cup 2018 at the National Stadium on Sunday (07/23/2017) Menghilangkan Gatal Pada Kulit.

Worrawoot’s remarks refer to the success of Luis Milla’s troops shaved Mongolia with a score of seven goals without reply on Friday (21/07/2017).

“The match against Indonesia will be an interesting game, they are a strong team and it will be a difficult game for us,” Worrawoot said.

“Because they beat Mongolia by a score of 7-0.The result makes them a hungry team when they meet us,” said the 45-year-old added.

The match will be decisive for both teams. Thailand and Indonesia need a win to qualify for the 2018 Asian Cup.

Currently, Thailand by collecting four points to be the top group. Indonesia is ranked third despite having the same points with Malaysia ie, three points.

In the last match, Malaysia will meet Mongolia.

Not Taken to Thailand, Egy Maulana Vikri Will Return to U-19 National Team

Not Taken to Thailand, Egy Maulana Vikri Will Return to U-19 National Team

Young star of the future Indonesian national team, Egy Maulana Vikri, certainly not in the squad U-22 national team who brought Luis Milla Aspas to Bangkok, Thailand, on Tuesday (11/07/2017).

In the land of the White Elephant, Garuda Jaya team will face the Malaysian national team in the inaugural match 2017 Asian Cup Qualifiers, July 19, 2017.

“About Egy, will be explained by the head coach, but clearly, the team left for Bangkok with 23 players,” said assistant coach U-22, Bima Sakti, to

It was delivered after a test match against PS Badung at the Captain I Wayan Dipta Stadium, Gianyar, Monday (10/07/2017).

“Everything here is leaving, except the left Egy, tonight, all ready for departure in the morning,” said Hengky, who represents Manager Endri Erawan, who had already left for Jakarta.

Meanwhile, Egy Maulana claimed to be re-joining his colleagues in the U-19 national team that will melakoni test match against Espanyol.
“Later I go directly to Bandung to join with friends again,” said the teenager from Medan who just celebrated the 17th anniversary on 7 July.