PSSI Chairman: Football Schools Are Our Heroes

Many analysts have stated that football academies supply the senior level. Indonesian football federation (PSSI) chairman Prof. Djohar Arifin Husin has emphasised the importance of football schools.

"Hot prospects will emerge from football schools," the PSSI chairman remarked on Sunday, October 21, 2012. He urges football schools to provide the best possible training for their kids. 

PSSI is now providing the youth football curriculum. It is available for download on the federation's official website.

Djohar envisioned that by adopting the integrated curriculum, football schools would be formed. "Keep up the good work; you are our best suppliers for Indonesian football," Djohar remarked at Surakarta's Manahan Stadium.

Djohar lauded the efforts of Indonesian football schools. 'From a business standpoint, you have made a lot of sacrifices, but it is a good deed from a religious standpoint," he remarked.