Bringing Home the Bronze Medal, Shin Tae-yong Tells the ‘Miracle’ during the U-23 National Team Match between Indonesia and Malaysia | 1NEWS

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The coach of the Indonesian U-23 national team, Shin Tae-yong, spoke up after defeating Malaysia in the bronze medal match at the 2021 SEA Games.

The Indonesian U-23 national team defeated Malaysia in the bronze medal match on Sunday (22/5/2022).

This match itself is quite dramatic.

The match was forced to go into extra time after Ronaldo Kwateh’s goal (69′) was answered by Malaysia through Muhammad Adi (80′).

A 1-1 draw forced the match to proceed to a penalty shootout.

In the penalty shootout, the Indonesian U-23 national team was superior with a final score of 4-3.

The Indonesian U-23 National Team is also entitled to a bronze medal at the 2021 SEA Games.

After the match, Shin Tae-yong did not believe in the results achieved by the Indonesian U-23 national team.

Shin Tae-yong explained that in this match the Indonesian U-23 national team made a miracle.

The reason is, the Indonesian U-23 national team only has 14 players.

A number of players were forced to miss the game due to injury and suspension due to a red card in the previous match.

“Honestly, in the last practice, only 14 players participated,” said Shin Tae-yong, quoted from the PSSI official website, Sunday (22/5/2022).

Shin Tae-yong said this was not an easy match for Garuda Muda.

The Indonesian Football National Team competed against Malaysia in the bronze medal match for the 2021 Vietnam SEA Games at My Dinh Stadium, Hanoi, Vietnam, Sunday (22/05). The Indonesian Football National Team competed against Malaysia in the bronze medal match for the 2021 Vietnam SEA Games at My Dinh Stadium, Hanoi, Vietnam, Sunday (22/05).

The 52-year-old tactician said the players had worked hard until the end.

Shin Tae-yong also appreciated Asnawi Mangkualam et al who had fought.

“So as you can see, the match this time is very difficult,” said Shin Tae-yong.

“But we can still get the win even though it smells of luck and the win was on penalties.”

“Thank you to the players who worked hard until the end,” he added.

Shin Tae-yong admitted that this was his first experience facing an important match with a limited stock of players.

“This is the first time I have faced this situation when I was running a decider match.”

“However, I still thank the players,” he concluded.

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