The Football Federation of Turkmenistan and the Indonesian Football Association are planning to hold a friendly match between the national teams of the two countries in September FIFA days.
According to Indonesian media, a friendly match between the teams of Turkmenistan and Indonesia is scheduled for September 8. The meeting will be held at the “Gelora Bung Tomo” stadium in Surabaya.
Previously, at the level of the national teams, the teams of Indonesia and Turkmenistan met each other four times. The Indonesian national team won the qualifying tournament for the 2014 World Cup (4:3). Another duel between the teams in the qualifying round of the 2014 World Cup ended in a draw (1:1). Within the framework of the qualifying tournament for the 2006 World Cup, the teams exchanged home victories with the same score - 3:1.
Let us remind, the national football team of Turkmenistan also plans to hold a friendly match with the Hong Kong team in September.
The September FIFA matches for the national team of Turkmenistan will serve as preparation for the qualifying round of the 2026 World Cup. The draw for the qualifying tournament will be on July 27 at the headquarters of the Asian Football Confederation in Kuala Lumpur. The national team of Turkmenistan will start fighting in the qualifying tournament of the 2026 World Cup, starting from the second round.