The soccer tournament in Southeast Asia, known as the AFF Cup, will soon be held between November 8th and December 15th, 2018. Indonesia, who is a member of Group B, will open the tournament by facing Singapore’s host at National Stadium, Kallang, Singapore, November 9th, 2018.
Besides join with Singapore, the Garuda Team is joined by defending champions Thailand, the Philippines and Timor Leste in Group B. While in Group A, it is joined by Vietnam, Malaysia, Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos. Each country in one group will meet once. Two teams that qualify from each group will advance to the semifinals and then the final with a home and away system.
In 2016, Indonesia was runner up in this biennial tournament. This runner-up position is the fifth and has become Indonesia’s best achievement during the AFF Cup since 2000.
Indonesian National Team schedule in AFF Cup 2018:
November 9th: Singapore VS Indonesia
November 13th: Indonesia VS Timor Leste
November 17th: Thailand VS Indonesia
November 25th: Indonesia VS Philippines.