Thursday, November 3, 2011 11:55 pm
JAKARTA – Alfred Riedl, former national team coach of Indonesia, returned to Jakarta. Riedl this time came to accompany the U23 national team started the match Laos SEA Games in his face Myanmar in the Bung Karno Main Stadium, Jakarta, Thursday (3 / 11) of this.
Riedl, who now serves Laos national team technical director, identified Indonesia as one of the favorites. He believed Indonesia has a huge opportunity emerged as winners in SEA Games football branch XXVI/2011.
“I have a lot to know about the majority of players here. I think Indonesia has a chance to become champions,” said Riedl.
Laos itself ready to continue the surprise at the Sea Games 2009 with impressive performances in Jakarta. Therefore, they determined to win the inaugural match against Myanmar.
“We have prepared ourselves very well. The team is solid as a team in 2009,”said the player Laos, Lam Nao Sing.”We’re trying to achieve victory over Myanmar.”
Myanmar coach, Stefen Hanson, not to be outdone optimistic. He boasted his team will win the three points as well as facilitate the path to the semifinals. “We have long made preparations to conduct a series of trials. The result was satisfactory, and so we are ahead of the competing provisions opponent Laos,” he said.