United Training 2016 Along With Achilles Corsa Has Been Successfully HeldTuesday, May 17, 2016
Well-known tire manufacturer in Indonesia, Achilles Corsa have once again held the special football training event called United Training 2016 for young players who lack financially. This event was participated by 60 players from Bali, Java, Sumatera, Nusa Tenggara, Kalimantan and Papua.
United Training 2016 started with the opening event on May 10th 2016. In that event, representatives from Kick Andy Foundation, Ali Sadikin gave a clear picture of activities the participants will receive in United Training 2016 in a week.
First of all, United Training 2016 participants received some lessons regarding soft skills. This session is a character building development where participants were taught to work together, appreciate one and another, and learn how to be a leader in a team.
On Sunday May 15th, the United Training participants were trained by MU Foundation coaches and they are Head Coach Dave Chapman, Chris Deardean dan Luke Morgan. They also received football training materials such as match simulations similar to League Champions match and World Cup. These materials were given in Tri Sakti Field, Legian.
On Tuesday morning on May 17th, the participants had the privilege to practice in Kapten I Wayan Dipta Stadium, Gianyar. Bali United’s Coach Manager, Indra Sjafri and Bali United’s U-21 Head Coach, I Wayan Arsana were also present during the time of training.
“In this year’s United Training, we’re hoping to give a precious and rare experience for their learning process to be a professional football player,” said Head of Network Development and Sport Activity PT Multistrada, Akhmad Nursyamsu.
Lots of responses came from United Training 2016 participants. Agung (16 year old) who is from Bekasi said that the materials were very different than the one he received in SSB. “I got a lot of new skills in these activities,” he said.
10 players will later be chosen and will receive prizes worth 10 Million Rupiah scholarship for every, then Education Trip package from Krishna Balim, Early Savings from BRI Bank, Tour Ticket from Sriwijaya Air and also a trophy from Achilles Corsa and Kick Andy Foundation.