Luis Milla Appoints Fachruddin to Become the Captain of the Indonesian National Team
Indonesia national team has appointed captain for the friendly game counter Cambodian national team will be held at Patriot Chandrabhaga Stadium, Bekasi, Wednesday (04/10/2017). Fachruddin was lined up to be the leader of the Red-white army while Evan Dimas became deputy.
The absence of senior striker and captain, Boaz Solossa, makes coach Luis Milla should appoint a new captain. The tough defender of Madura United Fachruddin Aryanto was appointed to be the leader of Stefano Lilipaly and his comrades.
Assistant coach of the Milky Way team revealed the reason for the selection of Fachruddin as team captain.
“So far the captain’s criteria deserved to be carried Fachruddin Aryanto, vice-captain is Evan Dimas,” said the Milky Way, at the Patriot Stadium, Monday (2/10/2017).
He reasoned, Fachruddin position as a central defender will help the former Sriwijaya FC player was to be able to monitor all his colleagues in the field.
“I think Fachruddin’s position is ideal for monitoring as well as giving direction to other players,” he added.
Fachruddin is rated as the most suitable player to replace Boaz. This role at once will be something new for Fachruddin with Indonesian national team.
20 Indonesian national team players:
Goalkeepers: Andritany Ardhiyasa (Persija Jakarta), Satria Tama Hardianto (Gresik United), Setho Raharjo Cloud (Bhayangkara)
Back: Beny Wahyudi (Arema), Fachrudin Wahyudi Aryanto (Madura United), Ricky Fajrin (Bali United), Rezaldi Hehanusa (Persija Jakarta), Achmad Jufriyanto (Persib Bandung).
Middle: Evan Dimas (Bhayangkara), Stefano Lilipaly, Irfan Bachdim, Fadhil Sausu, Taufiq (Bali United), Septian David Maulana, Bayu Pradana (Mitra Kukar)
Home: Andik Vermansah (Selangor FA), Febri Haryadi (Persib Bandung), Ilham Udin (Bhayangkara), Rizki Rizaldi Pora (Barito Putera), Lerby Eliandry (Borneo FC)