Timor-Leste U23 national team became the first team to be eliminated already. after losing to Indonesia U23 national team with a score of 1-4 in men’s football At the 2021 SEA Games, group stage, Group A at Viet Tri Stadium, Phu Tho.
The first minutes of the match witnessed the sudden rise of imor-Leste U23. The students of coach Fábio Magrão actively attacked and made pressing situations right on the field of U23 Indonesia. The intention of this team soon came into play when right in the 3rd minute, Marc Klok awkwardly fouled Mouzinho in the penalty area. Fortunately for the team when the penalty kick situation of the Timor-Leste striker was saved.
In order to lose the opportunity to make a delicious table, imor-Leste also quickly lost the game. Only in the first ball situation when regaining control of the ball, Indonesia did not take long to concede the opponent’s net. Egy Maulana with his mobility was present at the right time to cushion the ball into the empty goal, opening the scoring for the team wearing the red shirt. Having a psychological relief goal, coach Shin Tae Yong’s army became more and more excited, the ball was continuously pushed to the left with the presence of Egy, but the first half could not have any more goals.
In the second half, Indonesia gradually changed the pillars to ensure there were no unfortunate injuries. However, Indonesia still easily got a goal to double the gap thanks to Witan Sulaeman’s work after a header situation in a very comfortable position. Not stopping there, until the 58th minute, U23 Indonesia continued to have a goal to increase the gap, this time Fachruddin Aryanto was the one to put his name on the scoreboard.
Suddenly in the 69th minute, from an effort to dribble from the middle of the field, Mouzinho easily eliminated the defense of Indonesia and scored to shorten the score for Timor-Leste. However, these are also the only protests that Timor-Leste can do in this match. In the 77th minute, Witan Sulaeman drowned all hopes of East Timor U23 with a goal to set the score 4-1. With this result, Indonesia got its first victory at SEA Games 31.
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