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Indonesia coach warned the UAE about potential losses in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier

Indonesia coach warned the UAE about potential losses in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier

After the results of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier (AFC), Indonesia coach Simon McMenemy said that the clash between the 4 Southeast Asian representatives would be fierce for hope to continue and the UAE could be struggled during trips to this area.

According to the draw results, Indonesia shared the Group G with the UAE and 3 Southeast Asian representatives are Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia. According to experts, the fact that Group G is considered easy to breathe when all teams are hoping to win tickets to continue, so the confrontations promise a lot of stress, in which the UAE will not be easy to occupy the throne of this group.

Indonesia coach warned the UAE about potential losses in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier

Indonesia's Simon McMenemy also agreed with the comment: "The UAE is probably the strongest team in Group G, but they have to go to Southeast Asia many times. This will be quite difficult for them, especially the team from the Middle East. Our Southeast Asian teams will try to get the maximum points at home matches, especially when they clash with each other. This will be a fierce battle! ”.

Responding to a media interview after the draw, the 41-year-old Scottish leader analyzed the chances of four Southeast Asian representatives: "Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and Malaysia often meet, so there is no secret. any more. It all depends on the player's ability to improve performance in matches. I am sure the coaches will prove their worth when they are almost well understood. We will make full use of home matches".

Meanwhile, Indonesian media have looked very optimistic about the opportunity to continue their home team and hope to re-establish their achievements in the third qualifying round as in the World Cup qualifying 2014. Bola said that work Indonesia football's lowest rating in Group G will be a huge psychological advantage. According to the analysis of this newspaper, the pressure will weigh on the UAE, Vietnam and Thailand when these three teams are highly appreciated for their ability to win the top two places.

Indonesia coach warned the UAE about potential losses in 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier

Suara Pembaruan newspaper stated that it is certain that all competitors in the same table will be "big" when they have to be guests in Indonesia when the "Gelora Bung Karno" fire pan (capacity of more than 77,000 people) is always considered as "easy to go home".

However, for professionals, the reason for Indonesia is not high in Group G due to the unstable situation in this country in recent times. Accordingly, in addition to internal conflicts in the Indonesian Football Federation (PSSI), the country's top league has just been suspended at the end of last year and has just returned to play in April due to rampant violence.

Group G schedule

2019

Day 5.9: Thailand - Vietnam; Indonesia - Malaysia

Day 10: Malaysia - UAE; Indonesia - Thailand

Day 10.10: Vietnam - Malaysia; UAE - Indonesia

October 15: Thailand - UAE; Indonesia - Vietnam

November 14: Vietnam - UAE; Malaysia - Thailand

November 19: Vietnam - Thailand; Malaysia - Indonesia

2020

26.3: UAE - Malaysia; Thailand - Indonesia

31.3: Malaysia - Vietnam; Indonesia - UAE

Day 4.6: UAE - Thailand; Vietnam - Indonesia

Day 9.6: UAE - Vietnam; Thailand - Malaysia