17 August 19.45 WIB, Indonesia Vs Philippines Coinciding on Independence Day
Indonesia U-22 national team will resume their work on the SEA Games 2017 against the Philippines at the Shah Alam Stadium, Selangor, Malaysia.
The match will be very interesting for U-22 national team. Because, the game took place on August 17, 2017 and kick-off the match took place at 19:45 pm.
The date coincides with the 72-year-old independence day of the Republic of Indonesia.
Uniquely, the kick-off time of the match is equal to the year of Indonesia’s independence.
Assistant coach U-22, the Milky Way, said he asked his foster children to get excited about the game.
Confidence to earn three points must be added as it coincides with the birthday of Indonesia.
“To fill the independence on the anniversary of the Republic of Indonesia, this is a good moment … Players must be able to fight just like our previous fighters,” said the Milky Way, Wednesday (16/08/2017).
“They have to play all the way up to 90 minutes and extra time,” he said.
U-22 national team is currently getting a point after being held 1-1 draw from Thailand in the inaugural match that took place on Tuesday (15/08/2017).
At the same time, the Philippines have earned three points after winning Cambodia 2-0.