Consider Malaysia Weak, Thailand Attackers Choose Indonesia in Final
Thailand U-23 national team striker Sittichok Kannoo admits prefers Indonesia to Malaysia in the SEA Games 2017.
In the semi-final party, Saturday (26/08/2017), Thailand will meet Myanmar and Malaysia meet Indonesia.
If you can choose your opponent, Sittichok prefers Indonesia to qualify for the top party. The reason, in the eyes Sittichok, Malaysia less challenging to become an opponent.
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“The Malaysian defense is easy to break and the front line is also less effective, especially against a strong team like Indonesia,” said the Thai Honda striker.
Not to mention the last meeting between Malaysia and Thailand. Malaysia submitted 0-3 to the group stage AFC U-23 Cup Qualification 2018, July 2017.
“The situation is different with Indonesia which we consider to be the best team in Southeast Asia, we meet them on AFC Cup Qualification and the SEA Games group stage, the result is always balanced,” said Sittichok.
“So, I chose Indonesia to meet in the final, even if we can beat Myanmar,” he said.
Sittichok himself is a player to watch out for scored one goal in the SEA Games group phase 2017.