Tasnim – TEHRAN, Iran U-23 football team is scheduled to play Indonesia in a friendly match to be held in November this year.
The match will be part of Iran’s preparations for the AFC U-23 Championship 2020 Final to be held in Thailand in March.
“We have lined up the friendly against the Iran U-23 in November. Iran would be the hardest opponent for the team, so we will arrange proper matches as a lead up to the big test,” Ratu Tisha Destria, the general secretary of the Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI) announced recently.
The PSSI general secretary also revealed that the association is looking to find more opponents for the U-23 national team to play against during the months of September and October, foxsportsasia.com reported.
The top three teams of the AFC U-23 Championship 2020 will qualify for the 2020 Summer Olympics men’s football tournament in Japan as the AFC representatives.