The Olympic football team of Turkmenistan has completed its performance in the selection for the Asian Championship-202412.09.2023 | 19:21 |
The Olympic football team of Turkmenistan has completed its performance in the selection for the Asian Championship-2024, losing to the team of Indonesia in the final match of the qualifying cycle for the Asian Cup-2024 among Olympic teams in group "K".
The meeting, held in Surakarta, ended with a score of 2:0 in favor of Indonesia.
In the 40th minute, Ivar Jenner opened the scoring in the match by striking from outside the penalty area. The ball bounced into Oraz Orazov and ended up in the net.
The Turkmen football players ran to recoup, because in order to guarantee themselves a place in the final round of the Asian Youth Cup-2024, the national team had to defeat the Indonesians in a face-to- face meeting, which could well be arranged by a draw.
After all, in the first match Indonesia defeated Chinese Taipei - 9:0, while Turkmenistan defeated Taiwan with a score of 9:0. Thus, Indonesia is in first place in the standings due to the difference between goals scored and conceded.
The attacks and combinations demonstrated by the Turkmen football players did not give a result, and at the end of the match, in the time compensated by the referee, the opponent hit the gate again. The author of the goal was Arhan Pratama.