Indonesian U-19 national team is scheduled to play two trial matches against China on October 17 and 20 2019. Coach Fakhri Husaini, admitted his side did not know the strength of the opponent.
The trial is planned to be held in Surabaya and Bali. The series of trials were carried out to finalize the preparation of the Indonesian National Team U-19 ahead of appearing in the AFC U-19 2020 Qualification Cup.
"The thing is, we don't know yet and don't have a picture of what the Chinese team is like. However, regardless of the performance from China we will play in our own way, "said Fakhri Husaini.
Indonesian U-19 national team managed to hold a 0-0 draw Tira Persikabo in the trial match which was held at Pakansari Stadium, Cibinong, Bogor Regency, Saturday (10/13/2019). Fakhri Husaini was quite satisfied with the appearance of the foster children in the match.
"Certainly what has been shown by the players for 2 × 45 minutes against Tira Persikabo is quite encouraging," said Fakhri Husaini.
Previously, the Indonesian National Team U-19 had also conducted trials against Iran. The result is Bagus Kahfi et al. won one win and one draw.
The AFC U-19 2020 Qualification Cup will be held on November 2-10, 2019. The Indonesia U-19 national team acts as the host and will play all matches at the Madya Stadium, Gelora Bung Karno Complex, Jakarta.
The Indonesia U-19 national team is in Group K and will compete with North Korea, Hong Kong and Timor Leste. In the opening match, the Indonesian National Team U-19 will try the forces of Timor Leste on 6 November 2019.
Indonesian U-19 national team posts do not have a picture of the strength of China displayed earlier on MIX News Football. .