SEA Games: Women's Football Team Eyes Victory Against Thailand



Petir Garda Bhwana

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  • TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - The women's football team of Indonesia eyes victory against Thailand in an elimination round of the 2019 SEA Games at Binan Stadium, Manila, Monday, Rully Nere, the team's coach said on Sunday.

    "We still have a chance to gain scores at tomorrow's match against Thailand. So, we must win, but it will be in the hands of the players," he stated.

    Despite of six scores defeat against Vietnam on Nov. 29, Nere remains confident that the women's football team will collect scores at tomorrow's match.

    He explained in the next match, the women's soccer team must focus on the game, to avoid any unnecessary mistakes. "At the previous game, Vietnam scored three goals because of our poor performance. Our players must be able to cope up with the match's pressure," he remarked.

    Therefore, he expected more counter-attacks launched by the Indonesian players in the next game against Thailand.

    Indonesia's women football team is under the Group B with Vietnam and Thailand. Meanwhile, the Philippines, Myanmar, and Malaysia are in Group A of women's footballmatches during the 2019 SEA Games.