Sriwijaya FC Acknowledge Has Been Disappointed at the Start of the Game
Sriwijaya FC squad grateful to avoid the defeat when facing host Persegres Gresik United at Surajaya Stadium, Lamongan, Monday (24/7/2017) night, in continued Liga 1 competition. Both teams drew 1-1 Judi Sbobet Terbaik.
In the game, Sriwijaya FC left behind since the game has been running 9 minutes from the action Yusuf Efendi. However Airlangga Sucipto who entered as a substitute, scored the equalizer 1-1 on the injury time.
“We admit had missed in the early minutes of the game. It seems to have influenced the players. We feel depressed with the birth of Persegres goal, “said Sriwijaya FC’s interim coach, Hartono Ruslan, in a press conference after the game.
As if to reply, Sriwijaya FC squad was trying more courageous in launching an attack after attack into the heart of defense team Laskar Joko Samudro.
However, the strength of the Persegres defense wall, accompanied by a rush of attackers Laskar Wong Kito team in taking advantage of opportunities to make the score does not change.
In fact, Sriwijaya FC had a chance to get a penalty kick at the end of the first half. The penalty was awarded by referee Thoriq Al Katiri after seeing one of the Persegres players offense in the forbidden box.
Only, the execution of Hilton Moreira can still be thwarted by Aji Saka.
“In football, that’s normal because Maradona never fails to execute a penalty. I am grateful ultimately the hard work of the players can make the team equalize and avoid the defeat, “he said.
The same thing expressed by one of Sriwijaya FC defender, Bobby Satria. He stated, Laskar Wong Kito should be grateful for avoiding the defeat, despite having to wait until the end of the game.
“The beginning of our game was late concentration and it was successfully exploited by Persegres to score goals. Only, these results should we be grateful, although in fact we also get a lot of chances, “said Bobby.