First Match of East Java POMPROV Futsal, UB Wins Over Unikama and Unidha

UB Female Futsal Team

Acting as the organizer of futsal branch in the Provincial Student Sports Week event, Universitas Brawijaya male and female futsal teams won the inaugural match on Tuesday (22/3/2022). This match is held for 1 week from Monday to Saturday, at SM Futsal, Malang City.

UB female futsal team managed to beat Unikama team with a score of 9-2 this morning. Followed by score of 12-2 against Unidha for the male team. The female team itself is scheduled to compete against Universitas Nusantara PGRI Kediri team on Wednesday, State University of Malang on Thursday and Unnesa on Friday. Meanwhile, the male futsal team is scheduled to compete against the University of Muhammadiyah Malang, Wednesday afternoon.

According to Rhavid Nuafal Wijonarko as the Chief Executive, UB futsal team only found out about this POMPROV in January 2022, and immediately prepared. “During preparation, the futsal team trained intensively, with a training duration of 2-3 hours per session. For the female futsal team, they practice at UB Sport Center, while for the male futsal team, there is an additional session outside,” said this student of the Faculty of Vocational.

The coach is not haphazard. The futsal team under the auspices of Football Activity Unit chose the best for the coach. “We chose Mas Farid A. as the trainer since he is already get licensed and certified,” explained the General Chair of UASB.

After POMPROV is over, added Rhavid, there will be a selection of winners for each sport. “not only the champion, but also the superior who will later represent East Java at the 2022 National Student Sports Week,” he concluded.

In this year’s Provincial Student Sports Week, UB is appointed to host 3 branches, namely Futsal, Tarung Derajat and Field Tennis. POMPROV is a biennial sporting event organized by Indonesian Student Sports Development Board, with a total of 14 sports that will be competed from Monday to Friday. (vQ/Eng/ Humas UB/ Trans. Iir)