Iwan Setiawan Optimistic Borneo FC Broke Goalkeeper Persija
Borneo FC host Persija Jakarta at Segiri Stadium, Samarinda, on Saturday (28/10/2017). Borneo FC coach, Iwan Setiawan, feel confident his team is able to break down Persija goalkeeper who has been known to have the best defense with the least number of conceded in League 1.
Persija counter contra will be a reunion for Iwan Setiawan who had handled Macan Kemayoran. Iwan Setiawan also seemed enthusiastic about this match.
Borneo FC coach admitted Persija is currently still the best in defense. However, Iwan Setiawan claimed to have a plan to break into Persija goalkeeper who lost his flagship goalkeeper, Andritany Ardhiyasa, who should be absent due to yellow card accumulation.
“I agree on their defense, I see Ismed Sofyan, Rezaldi Hehanussa, Willian Pacheco and Maman Abdurrahman, I agree they are the best defender in League 1,” said Iwan Setiawan.
“However, I also see tomorrow there is something we can use to break into their goal, I already have a record for our successful breaking goal Persija,” he continued.
Borneo FC entertain Persija after the previous game won a landslide victory over Mitra Kukar 4-0 away in Tenggarong away. Iwan Setiawan was optimistic that the positive note in the last game could be repeated.
“We have to be sure we can score, let alone Lerby is on fire, so it’s just how his colleagues support Lerby We are not arrogant but optimistic,” said former Persija and Persebaya coach.