Main Keras Opposition Persija, 2 Persib Player Absent Opponent Perseru
Two players Persib Bandung, Achmad Jufriyanto and Raphael Maitimo absent in week 17 of League 1. Both will not strengthen Maung Bandung when facing Perseru Serui at Marora Stadium, 29 July.
Jufriyanto and Maitimo sidelined after playing hard at Persib against Persija Jakarta at the Gelora Stadium Bandung Fire Lake, two days ago. Both received a yellow card in the match that ended the 1-1 draw.
Jupe – Jufriyanto familiar greeting – got a yellow card after breaking the striker Persija, Luis Carlos in the 58th minute. It was his fifth yellow card until the 16th week of League 1. Previously, Jupe bagged a yellow card against Persipura Jayapura, Bali United, Bhayangkara FC, and Barito Putera.
This becomes the second time Jupe should be absent to strengthen Persib. He was absent when Bobotoh pride club facing Persiba Balikpapan. When it changed its position Wildansyah.
While Maitimo absent against Perseru after receiving a yellow card for violating Rohit Chan on 69 minutes. It became the third yellow card of Persib’s brand-new midfielder.
Danger to Persib
Ahead of the away game against Perseru, penggawa Maung Bandung haunted by the threat of playing ban due to yellow card accumulation. There are seven players who endangered Persib getting sanction ban play.
Michael Essien, Atep, Tony Sucipto, Hariono, and Tantan already pocketed two yellow cards. Meanwhile, who already pocketed four cards is Dedi Kusnandar.
Valadimir also must be vigilant because it already has six cards. If one more get it, certainly will be absent in the second round of the inaugural game later.