Ricky Yacobi

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Ricky Yacobi (born Ricky Yacob) is a former Indonesian football player. He was born 1963 in Medan. He normally plays as a striker and used to be Indonesian football star in 1980s. His nickname is "Indonesian Paul Breitner". He marked his name is 1986 Asian Games when led Indonesian team. In 1988 Matsushita (nowadays its became Gamba Osaka) bought him but he failed to make an impact there because climate condition. He only played 6 games and scored a goal.

Nowadays he opened a football school called Sekolah Sepak Bola (SSB) Ricky Yacobi in Jakarta. He also act as manajer in one of first indonesian division club, Jakarta Matador FC.



Preceded by
Herry Kiswanto
Indonesian Captain
Succeeded by
Ferril Hattu