BANDUNG-Bandung hosted a big event of soccer matches involving up to 32 clubs from all boarding schools in Indonesia, Liga Santri Nusantara.
This grand event carries the tagline "From Pesantren to NKRI" and started from today, October 23, 2017 until Sunday, October 29, 2017 in several major soccer field in Bandung.
The preliminary round has also started on Monday morning (23/10) at several locations, including Pussenif field (PPI), Brigif Cimahi, Arcamanik, Siliwangi and specifically for final night of the final will be held at the Gelora Bandung Lautan Api (GBLA) stadium, Gedebage on Sunday, October 29, 2017 which is planned to be attended by Mr. President, Joko Widodo.
"We are proud to be one of the important parts that support the big event of National League Series Liga Nusantara 2017 in Bandung. Telkom supports the National Series of Liga Santri Nusantara 2017, and this is our proof, Telkom Indonesia as SOE For the State. "Said Mohamad Khamdan, Deputy EVP Marketing Telkom Regional 3 West Java in the opening of the Liga Santri Nusantara 2017 Pajajaran Sport Hall, Bandung, Tuesday (24/10)
Liga Santri Nusantara 2017 is followed by more than a thousand teams from various boarding schools in Indonesia. After competing in the qualifying region, then there are 32 teams declared qualified. Using a half-competition system, 32 teams that qualify from the national series will play once on a daily basis.
"We all certainly hope the event can take place in a sporty and smooth, in accordance with all the plans that have been prepared," said Mohamad Khamdan.