Order Teco and Bepe for Jakmania and Supporters Sriwijaya FC
Head coach Persija Jakarta, Stefano “Teco” Cugurra admitted, counter-game host Sriwijaya FC on Saturday (7/10/2017), feels incomplete without supporters. He hopes, the supporters can provide support in a sporty manner.
“Just focus on supporting each team, do not throw any bottles and other hard objects into the field,” he said on Friday (6/10).
The Brazilian coach was referring to the supporters Persib Bandung action when his team held Persija 1-1 draw on July 22 last. As a result, Komdis PSSI punish Persib five games without supporters.
“Yes, both equally loss.Supporters can not support the club as well as the club without the support of fans during the game,” he explained.
Meanwhile, senior player Persija Bambang Pamungkas hope supporters action should not exceed the limit. He understands the fans must be very emotional when defending a favorite team.
“We regret it, but without the 12 players, we think there is less when in the field, especially goalscoring, emotional can feel together with supporters,” said the striker with this Bepe title.
Persija will meet Sriwijaya FC in advanced Liga 1 at Bumi Sriwijaya Stadium. Duel will take place at 15:30 pm.