Minister of Youth and Sports (Menpora) Andi Mallarangeng can not comment in detail about the fate of Indonesia Premier League (LPI). Minister Andi said he wanted to focus attention on the establishment of Normalization Committee first.
One of the decision of the FIFA Emergency Committee hearing last Friday, 1 April 2011, is for Normalization Committee directs the LPI is regarded as a breakaway league or a breakaway league to be under the control of PSSI or stop it as quickly as possible.
About this, Menpora states he hopes to combine the LPI with Indonesia Super League (ISL) which is the only competition that is recognized by FIFA.
"We hope to have talks how to unite the LPI with Indonesia Super League" says Menpora in the Office of the Commission, Wednesday, April 5, 2011. "But the most important is Normalization Committee be formed to run the stewardship function of PSSI."
Andi said the government welcomed FIFA's decision related to disputes about PSSI. "The government will provide facilities and welcomes the decision by FIFA which is in line with what the government decided," said Minister Andi. "I am new to the infomation last night. We will immediately communicate with FIFA to be able to more info. What is important, with the Committee of Normalization means there's a new leaf."