Luis Milla Admits, Defeat of Malaysia Should Be Paid Expensive
U-22 Indonesia national team coach, Luis Milla, admitted that the defeat of Malaysia U-22 greatly affect the Garuda Young step. Therefore, U-22 national team finally failed to penetrate the U-23 Asia Cup 2018.
In the first match of Group H Qualification U-23 Asia Cup 2018, U-22 national team defeated Malaysia with a score of 0-3, Wednesday (19/07/2017). In the game, goalkeeper Satria Tama burglarized three goals within the first 30 minutes.
Septian David Maulana cs had crushed Mongolia 7-0 in the second party on Friday (21/07/2017). Kans to go was open.
Unfortunately, U-22 national team certainly failed to escape from the provision phase after just playing a draw nirgol in Thailand’s ultimate counter contra, Saturday (23/07/2017).
“We admit the team played ugly in the first 25 minutes of the game against Malaysia and we have to pay it expensive,” Milla said in a post-match press conference.
“On the other hand, the players have given a picture that states that the Indonesian national team can contribute at the international level,” said the Spaniard.
Failed to advance to the U-23 Asia Cup 2018, Milla is now looking at the main target charged to him namely, SEA Games Gold Medal 2017 Malaysia.
The biennial Games between Southeast Asian countries will take place on 19-30 August.