Achmad Kurniawan

Achmad Kurniawan (31 October 1979 – 10 January 2017) was an Indonesian footballer, who played for Arema Cronus in the Indonesia Super League as a goal keeper. He is also the older brother of goal keeper Kurnia Meiga.

Achmad Kurniawan
Personal information
Full name Achmad Kurniawan
Date of birth (1979-10-31)31 October 1979
Place of birth Jakarta, Indonesia
Date of death 10 January 2017(2017-01-10) (aged 37)
Place of death Malang, Indonesia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Youth career
Persita Tangerang
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001–2006 Persita Tangerang 26 (0)
2006–2008 Arema Cronus 10 (0)
2008–2009 Persik Kediri 21 (0)
2009–2010 Semen Padang 23 (0)
2010–2017 Arema Cronus 33 (0)
Total 113 (0)
National team
2000–2001 Indonesia U-23 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 June 2012

On 29 December 2016, Kurniawan was treated in an intensive care unit following a heart attack and going into a coma.[1] Kurniawan later died at the Saiful Anwar hospital Malang, Indonesia on 10 January 2017, aged 37.[2][3]

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Arema

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Alexander Sianipar, Juprianto (10 January 2017). "Achmad Kurniawan Meninggal Dunia". bola.com (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2017-01-10.
  2. ^ "Kiper Arema Achmad Kurniawan Tutup Usia". Jawapos.com (in Indonesian). 10 January 2017. Archived from the original on 29 August 2017. Retrieved 2017-01-10.
  3. ^ Bachrain, Ahmad (10 January 2017). "Mengenang Achmad Kurniawan, Kiper Arema yang Bersahaja". CNN Indonesia (in Indonesian). Retrieved 2017-01-10.

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