Sriwijaya FC Remain Alert Persija Coming Without a Foreign Trio
Persija Jakarta without a foreign trio when visiting to the headquarters of Sriwijaya FC to melakoni League 1 match, Saturday (7/10/2017). Tim nicknamed Macan Kemayoran is not strengthened Wilian Pacheco (card accumulation), Rohit Chand (strengthen the national team of Nepal) and Reinaldo Elias (injured).
Even so, Sriwijaya FC head coach, Hartono Ruslan, remain wary of the team of the capital city. Moreover, Persija managed to achieve seven points in the last three games.
“Perseru’s opponent won 1-0 later with Arema FC 1-1.Finally, it was a rain goal when opponents of PS TNI recently, so we must be careful against Persija,” he said on Thursday (5/10).
He also asked his troops to remain in full concentration during the game. Do not get off guard towards the end that can be fatal.
“But be careful in the final minutes, the kids like to be careless and even goals happen, so 90 minutes should be anticipated if we win, plus the addition of time from the referee,” he explained.
Meanwhile, assistant coach of Sriwijaya FC, Keith Kayamba Gums, still pay attention to physical players. He also consolidates the knocking power of the team, especially from the midfield.
“I have given material to Hilton, Airlangga and Tijani, hopefully applied Persija opponent later,” he said.
Regarding Tijani, Papa (Kayamba’s close nickname) only explains that the player needs to be physically superior even though in terms of good technique.
“He has not played against Persija, but he’s a good player,” he said.