U-16 national team lost with a respectable way
Indonesia U-16 national team coach Fakhri Husaini said his side were beaten by Thailand in honor when both teams met in the second match of Group A AFF Cup U-15 at Chonburi Campus Stadium 1, Chonburi, Thailand on Tuesday (11/7/2017) .
“We are losing in a respectable way,” Fakhri said in a release sent by PSSI to the media on Tuesday night.
Garuda Asia, nicknamed U-19 national team, 0-1 defeat of Thailand. Single goal created the host team Suphanut Muenta in the 73rd minute. With this result, Indonesia stuck in fifth place Klasemen Group A. Indonesia still has three games remaining.
“We are still optimistic because there are still three more games we will take the remaining 9 points,” Fakhri said.
After the match, Fakhri explained that the condition of his players are still optimistic about the chances of qualifying for the semis.
“They say for themselves that there are other matches, although I see there is regret from them, it is only natural that they are young, I am sure the children can rise in the next game,” said the Acehnese coach.
In the third game, Brylian Aldama cs will meet Australia, Thursday (13/07/2017). Previously, Australia successfully immerse Singapore with a score of 8-0 landslide.