Sports fans are anticipating the upcoming FIFA Match Day match between Turkmenistan and the Indonesian national football team. The game, which is slated for September 8, 2023, promises to be a thrilling matchup between these two countries. This match is extremely important for Indonesia’s FIFA rating and the players individually, with both teams aiming for victory. We shall examine the specifics of this eagerly awaited game and what they signify for Indonesian football in this post.
The Gelora Bung Tomo Stadium in Surabaya, East Java, is set to host this exhilarating encounter. With a capacity of more than 50,000, this storied stadium is used to host important football games. It offers Indonesia the ideal setting to demonstrate its capabilities versus Turkmenistan.
The Garuda, the national team of Indonesia, has been working to raise its FIFA rating. Indonesia’s performance in the previous three FIFA Match Day games has been uneven, with two draws and one loss. They last celebrated a victory in this competition on March 25 against Burundi. There is a chance for atonement and improvement in the FIFA rankings in this forthcoming encounter versus Turkmenistan.
It’s interesting to note that Coach Shin Tae Yong did not call all of the best players for this match. The U-23 Indonesian National Team has ielded in several players under the age of 23 for the U-23 Asian Cup Qualifying game. As a result, the team has changed, and players like Asnawi Mangkualam, Ricky Kambuaya, and Dendy Sulistyawan have stepped upFernandodo Ari Sutaryadi, Marcelino Ferdinan, Pratama Arhan, Elkan Baggott, Ivar Jenner, and Rafael Struick are notable players who are not listed in the starting lineup.
Coach Shin has used Alfeandra Dewangga, Dzaky Asraf, and Dony Tri Pamungkas from the U-23 national team to cover the voids left by the injuries to Dimas Drajad, Yakob Sayuri, Yance Sayuri, and Shayne Pattynama. It’s unclear how this lineup change will fare against Turkmenistan.
The national squad of Turkmenistan, coached by Mergen Orazow, also has its share of difficulties. The squad is now incomplete because several of its players have been called up to help the U-23 national team. For this match, Turkmenistan has nevertheless relied heavily on the majority of its local league’s players. Ahmet Atayev, a former member of Arema and Persela, is a noteworthy addition to the team.
Football fans are anticipating this titanic match as the Indonesian national team gets ready to face Turkmenistan. Indonesia hopes to achieve a victory that will raise its FIFA ranking by combining its roster with both seasoned pros and up-and-coming talent. Despite difficulties with a depleted roster, Turkmenistan will make an effort to stand out in this match. Every kick, pas,s and goal as these two sides compete on the pitch will have football fans all over the world glued to their TVs. The result of this game will have an impact on the FIFA rankings as well as Indonesian football’s development.