JAC Sport, Cilegon - U-23 national team successfully defeating First Division team, Persikota Tangerang with a score of 5-0 in a friendly match at the Krakatau Steel stadium, Cilegon, Friday, October 28, 2011. Five national team goal scored by Titus Bonai, Syamsir Alam, Patric Wanggai, Jajang Sukmara, and Yongki Aribowo.
Playing under cloudy weather, U-23 National team was immediately impressive show since the beginning dibunyilkan whistle. Unfortunately, several times the opportunities generated projections of the SEA Games squad XXVI is formed from three months ago it failed to produce goals.
Difficulties scored in the early minutes of the match, national team intensified their attack through the two wings, Okto Maniani, and Lukas Mandowen are plotted play on the wings. The result, in the 23th minute, Persipura striker, Titus Bonai able to scored goal to a Persikota goal. Score 1-0 for the national team last until halftime.
Entering the second half, young striker, Syamsir Alam first minute paired with Titus Bonai, added advantage over the national team goals printed in the 52th minute. 2-0 lead over his opponent, Johan Juansyah and friends does not necessarily relax the attack. In the 73th minute, turn the goal scored by striker Patric Wanggai who additional to three for the national team.
Had the upper hand, the game looks more and more attractive team. Several times the variation of the attacks carried out from the middle sector of the field makes the Persikota players were forced off the front help defense. Chronology of attacks that come from the ranks was not only the national team midfielder. Several times the assault which was built by two wing back the national team was able to make the back row of the team nicknamed the Bayi Ajaib was overwhelmed.
The climax, in the 78th minute, defender team, Jajang Sukmara increase the coffers of the national team goal to a 4-0 through goals from outside the penalty box. National team add the goal in the 87th minute scored front-line players national team mainstay, Yongki Aribowo. Final score 5-0 to U-23 national team.
"I am very satisfied with the match today. If you see a team game, the children tend to enjoy the game. They are able to vary the attack, attack with a good combination. It is their aggressiveness decreased compared to the match yesterday. But overall I am quite satisfied," said coach Rahmad Darmawan after the match. (sources : vivanews.com and google.com)