Hajar Thailand, U-16 national team a step further to the U-16 Asian Cup
Indonesia U-16 national team a step further to the U-16 Asian Cup finals. This can be ascertained after U-16 national team 1-0 win over Thailand at King Mangala Stadium on Wednesday (20/09/2017) in the U-16 Group G Asian Cup qualifying.
Playing against the host, U-16 national team immediately kicked off. The game has been running for a minute, Garuda Asia is already threatening. Rendy Juliansyah right leg kick after execute a free kick still floating thin over the crossbar Thailand.
Garuda Asia who appear pressed to score a goal in the 20th minute. Sontekam Amanar Abdillah after exploiting mistakes defender Thailand changed the score to 1-0 for U-16 national team.
Two minutes later, Thailand almost equalized. Nattakit Butsing fired a shot from inside the penalty box, but the ball result kick can still be ignored Garuda Asiam goalkeeper, Ernando Ari.
In the 36th minute, Rendy tried to fire a long-range shot. But the accuracy of his shot still did not meet the target.
The 41st minute, Ernandi Ari perform rescue under the crossbar U-16 national team. He managed to catch Nattakit horizontal kick from inside the penalty box. Score 1-0 for Garuda Asia closes the first half.
Superior 1-0, U-16 national team did not relax the attack. In the 55th minute, M Supriadi’s header almost broke down the Thai goalkeeper. Unfortunately, the accuracy of his header wide thin to the left of goal Natthawut.
Three minutes later, Thailand tried to pose a threat. Nattakit Butsing fired a shot from inside the penalty box, but the ball resulted instead kick over the crossbar Garuda Asia.
Sutan Zico almost break down Thailand’s goal in the 60th minute. Not terkawal, ball result kick from inside the penalty box instead hovering over the crossbar Thailand.
Amiruddin Bagas put the Thai defense in turmoil in the 75th minute. Right-back U-16 national team that made it through three Thai players. But unfortunately, his horizontal kick from inside the penalty box thin width to the left of Thai goalkeeper.
Nattakit Butsing again threatens Garuda Asia. In the 83rd minute, he fired a volley from inside the penalty box. But, the direction of the ball kick wide to the right goal Ernando Ari.
Ernando Ari made a brilliant save in the 85th minute. He dismissed the ball kick Nattakit Butsing. Wild ball hit the crossbar Garuda Asia and immediately disposed of Bagas. Until the game ended, the score did not change for the U-16 national team victory.
This victory makes U-16 national team firmly on top of Group G with nine points. Indonesia only need a draw against Laos in the last game to qualify for the U-16 Asian Cup finals.
Composition of Players
Indonesian national team U-16: Ernando Ari; Amiruddin Bagas, Ahmad Rusadi, Fadillah Nur Rahman, Yudha Febrian; Andre Oktavianus, David Maulana; Amanar Abdillah, Rendy Juliansyah, M Supriadi; Sutan Zico.
Thailand U-16: Natthawut, Arthit, Chatmongkol, Jakkrapong, Thanarin, Sarawut Saowaros, Khetpara, Thongsri, Thakdanai, Nattakit Butsing