Sandy Walsh’s Turn That Will Be Naturalized

Sandy Walsh’s Turn That Will Be Naturalized

Indonesia will again make the naturalization process of foreign footballers who have blood descendants of this country Dutch footballer who has Indonesian descent, Sandy Walsh, who will get a turn.

Walsh was born in Belgium to a Irish-born Irish father and a Swiss-Dutch mother with Indonesian descent. Therefore, Walsh can play for Belgium, Ireland, Indonesia, Switzerland and the Netherlands.

Walsh had defended the Dutch junior team at the age of 15-20 years. Currently, the 22-year-old plays for Belgian club Zulte Waregem since the 2017 season, after five years previously defending RKC Genk.

“We are scheduled to come to Indonesia in November 2017,” said PSSI Vice Chairman Joko Driyono.

Previously, Walsh indeed had expressed his intention to become Indonesian national team players via instastory on his Instragram account. Indonesia national team coach, Luis Milla, has also seen the defender game with tunggi agency 185 cm.

Now, PSSI is trying to continue to establish communication with the Walsh party. Later, players who had learned soccer at the Anderlecht Academy had to pass some naturalization process before officially bearing the status of citizen.

“We continue to communicate with Sandy Walsh and he has to come to process the signature on some sheets as an administration,” said Joko.

Before Walsh, recently Indonesia officially naturalized the attacker Bhayangkara FC, Ilija Spasojevic. Spasojevic has long filed the process of becoming an Indonesian citizen because he has lived in Indonesia for seven years and has a native wife of this country.