Balinese midfielder’s determination to keep the champions league 1 chance
Bali United midfielder, Muhammad Taufiq, admitted enthusiastic about facing Sriwijaya FC, Monday (30/10/2017). He invites his colleagues to focus on the rest of the competition to keep Bali League champions League 1 chance.
Bali United competes in the race for the title of League 1 with PSM Makassar and Bhayangkara FC. The team nicknamed Seridian Tridatu is only two points adrift of rivals who divide the top standings.
According to Taufiq, the remaining three games, including the cons of Sriwijaya FC, must be won. All the players of Bali United in a state of excitement to face Warriors Wong Kito after stealing one point at Barito Putra cage.
“Against Sriwijaya FC, all players are well prepared and enthusiastic about the game, we have a few days of preparation before the game and that long preparation will be utilized to solidify the preparation,” Taufiq said as quoted from the club’s official website.
Bali United also not only has a chance to win the competition this season. Foreign striker Sylvano Comvalius is on the verge of being the all-time top scorer of the competition in Indonesia.
Until the 31st week, Comvalius has scored 33 goals. The Dutchman is one step closer to equalizing the goal record of attacker Manstrans Bandung Raya Fairy Sandria who scored 34 goals in the Liga Indonesia season 1994/1995.
After entertaining Sriwijaya FC at I Wayan Dipta Stadium, Bali United is scheduled to visit PSM Makassar headquarters on Monday (6/11/2017). Tridatu soldiers close League 1 with a home game against Persegres Gresik United on 12 November.
“What’s more important now is we have to focus on collecting point by point because we have entered the crucial period without looking at the opponents we will face, I can say that all the matches are very important now,” Taufiq said.