Great news for the fans of both team, Panama and Timor Leste. Both of these teams joined the Piala Kemerdekaan 2010 ( 2010 Indonesia Independence Cup) which held in Jakarta, Indonesia at 24 to 31 October 2010. Panama is ranked 94 on FIFA ranking will send their senior team to Indonesia to take part on Indonesia Independence Cup. Coach Gary Stempel said that this would be very easy competition due to easy team and match, but the one difficult, the Uruguayan team are most tough team to break. The Federacao de Futebol de Timor Leste will not send their senior team due to a competitive game on 2010 AFF Suzuki Cup Qualification, which held in Laos at 16 to 24 October, 2010 but they will send their U-23 team which used to play in 2009 SEA Games in Laos. The U-23 Timor Leste team loss to all the game, one of the most heartbreaking is losing 11-0 to Malaysia. Coach Manuel of Timor Leste will not make that mistake again, he will focused on his team discipline and using the strategy that could help the team win the game. He added that this an opportunity for Timor Leste to play in the top ranked team Such as Algeria, Indonesia, Panama and Uruguay. Timor Leste U-23 team will have their training in September 1, 2010.
This are teams that will play in Piala Kemerdekaan 2010
Algeria Indonesia U-23
Timor Leste Uruguay U -23