Jakarta () – PSSI projects some of the best footballers from the National Sports Week (MON) XX Papua, implemented on 2-15 October 2021, can strengthen the Indonesian national team in the SEA Games 2021.
Therefore, to in Jakarta, Monday, PSSI through Secretary General Yunus Nusi hopes that PON XX can run according to the planned schedule.
“Our hope, PON implementation can be as planned, so the 'output' is PON players who can strengthen the SEA Games national team,” said Yunus.
The man from Gorontalo said that from a regulatory perspective,, PON soccer is ready.
From the player's point of view, for example, All participating teams must use amateur soccer players. Then, on son's number, players who competed maximum birth 1 January 1998, while princess is free.
Then, participating teams can register at least 18 players and most 20 player.
The stadium used for men's football is the Mandala Stadium (Jayapura), Mahacandra Stadium, Cendrawasih University (Jayapura) and Barnabas Youwe . Stadium (Jayapura Regency).
The women's soccer sport will be competed in one stadium, the Katalpal Stadion Stadium, Merauke Regency.
PSSI itself prepares the men's and women's national teams to compete in the SEA Games 2021 which takes place in Vietnam at the end of the year.
The men's national team squad will be led by South Korean coach Shin Tae-yong. Meanwhile, the women's national team is managed by Rudy Eka Priyambada.
The two national teams have conducted several training camps (TC) a few months before the XX PON in Papua. However, the composition of players will continue to change until approaching the SEA Games 2021.