Persegres Confident Can Bb Bhayangkara FC
In the midst of a less conducive situation, Persegres Gresik United remain optimistic that they will be able to keep up with Bhayangkara FC, in the first league in Petrokimia Stadium, Gresik, Saturday (25/08/2017) night.
The conviction came because the team Laskar Joko Samudro claimed to be able to complicate the game Bhayangkara FC in the previous meeting in the first round. Although, at that time, they eventually defeated by a score of 1-2.
“When playing in Bekasi, we can actually keep up. Hence, tomorrow Persegres is ready to perform and will try, “said coach Persegres Hanafi, in a press conference before the game, Friday (25/08/2017).
The motivation of the team increased, because in the game counter Bhayangkara FC, most likely Persegres will be strengthened by two new foreign players, Sasa Zecevic and Yusuke Kato. Both had failed to melakoni debut, when the team Laskar Joko Samudro beaten 0-6 by Persib Bandung, Sunday (08/20/2017) ago.
“New players can be played, including foreign players as well. That’s what makes us look up. Hopefully, Sasa and Kato will perform a fight, “said Hanafi.
When asked about Bhayangkara FC players who should be wary of the game later in particular, Hanafi admitted there was none. He focuses more on the collectivity of the opposing team.
Only, Hanafi still judge, Simon McMenemy’s farm team has a qualified player material supported by a long-established team framework. Conditions that Bhayangkara FC a great chance to win the competition at the end of the season.
“The strength of Bhayangkara is already there last year, then there are some changes, the coach is also new. That’s probably what makes them grow stronger, so it definitely pursues competition in the top, “he said.
Meanwhile, young striker Persegres Komaruddin added, he has more motivation if later believed to appear by the coach team facing Bhayangkara FC, which strengthened Cloud Setho Rahardjo in the goalkeeper position.
“The point is prestige. Since we are both from Central Java, he (Sethi Cloud) from Semarang, if I am from Kendal. First of all we also both play ball together. So it must be hard work, “Komar said.