The three naturalized players that Shin Tae-yong recommended seemed interesting to discuss. Understandably, the South Korean coach has ambitions to bring the Indonesian national team in an ideal position in the FIFA rankings / Photo: Collage
Shin Tae Yong is currently making improvements in the squad by bringing in several naturalized players. The presence of naturalized players in the Garuda squad is expected to be able to boost the ranking of the Indonesian national team in the FIFA rankings. So who are the names of the naturalized players that Shin Tae-yong recommended for the Indonesian national team?
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Here are 3 Naturalized Players Recommended by Shin Tae Yong for the Indonesian National Team:
1. Jordi Amat Maas
Jordi Amat is a footballer from Spain who has Sulawesi ancestry from his grandmother and great-grandmother. The man who was born in 1992, started his career at the junior club where he came from, namely Canet de Mar (1998).
Thanks to his good game, he moved to a junior club, Reial Club Deportiu Espanyol de Barcelona (1999-2009). One season later, he entered the senior team (2010-2013).
Then Jordi Amat was loaned to Rayo Vallecano de Madrid (2012-2013), and restarted his career at Swansea City (2013-2018), and returned again on loan for Real Betis Balompie (2017-2018), then Jordi transferred to the club Rayo Vallecano de Madrid (2018-2020).
Jordi was again loaned by KAS Eupen (2020-2022), and now he is joining Johor Darul Takzim FC. Not only that, since 2008, he has been part of the Spanish National Team from U-16 to U-21.
Another achievement is that Jordi has played in the Under-17 World Cup and is in third place, along with Koke (Atletico Madrid), Isco (Real Madrid), Sergi Roberto (Barcelona), Iker Munianin (Athletic Bilbao), and Alvaro Morata (Juventus). . Armed with experience playing in European clubs, Jordi Amat is considered one of the best defender options for the Indonesian national team.