Indonesia U-19 national team coach, Indra Sjafri, revealed the factors that became a distinct advantage when his team against Vietnam. According to him, Egy Maulana Vikri and his friends have longer rest periods.
U-19 national team will play Vietnam in the third match of Group B Cup AFF U-18 elimination. Duel will take place at Thuwunna Stadium, Yangon, Myanmar, Monday (11/09/2017) afternoon hrs.
Coming to Vietnam’s opponents, Indra Sjafri’s troops have good capital after successfully defeating the Philippines with a score of 9-0 on Thursday (7/9/2017). In addition, Garuda Nusantara squad has a longer break pause than Vietnam because the opponent candidates will undergo a second fight against the Philippines on Saturday (09/09/2017).
“Vietnam are a good team, especially in the first match they won 8-1 over Brunei Darussalam and we have to focus on winning and qualifying for the semi-finals,” Indra said.
“We have a rather long break from Vietnam, we have to maximize that,” said the 54-year-old.
Now, Indonesia is still entrenched at the top of the standings with six points. Meanwhile, Vietnam is in second place with three points achievement because the new melakoni one game.
After fighting against Vietnam, Egy Maulana et al will fight Brunei in the final group stage match. Duel will take place at the same place on Wednesday (13/09/2017).