Tag: Indonesia

FIFA Indonesia spectacle dates announced

FIFA concludes stadium inspection in Indonesia

FIFA and the Local Organising Committee from the Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI) for the FIFA U-20 World Cup 2023™ concluded an inspection visit in Indonesia, marking an important step forward in preparations for the tournament. According to the latest FIFA media release, the FIFA U-20... » Read more

Jakarta venue shine in all splendors

Jakarta Intl Stadium opened

The Jakarta International Stadium (Indonesia) opened its doors for staging the International Youth Championship (IYC) 2022 on April 13th, 2022. The stadium with a capacity to hold 82,000 spectators holds a lot of allure. The ‘World Today News’ stated that the International Youth Championship... » Read more

Jakarta venue ode to Jakmania soccer passion

Indonesia Jakarta Intl. Stadium update May 2020

Crowd passion seen at football matchups in Indonesia is akin to what is seen in the National Football League (NFL) fixtures. Once the new home of the Indonesian football team Persija – Jakarta International Stadium – opens in 2022, it will bring about a sea change to the country’s... » Read more

COVID thwarts FIFA flagship fixtures

FIFA competitions postponed

With a new COVID-19 strain putting the whole world into further turmoil, FIFA has postponed next year’s U-20 World Cup in Indonesia and U-17 tournament in Peru until 2023. The FIFA U-17 World Cup, founded as the FIFA U-16 World Championship, later changed to U-17 in 1991 and to its current name... » Read more

Jakarta BMW stadium gets a head start amid land wrangle

Indonesia Jakarta International Stadium

The Jakarta administration has gone ahead with the construction of the Jakarta International Stadium at Tanjung Priok, North Jakarta, in Indonesia. The whole development is, however, mired in land disputes. The decision to build the stadium has been taken following the completion of a bid that saw... » Read more