Hanafi Asks Referees Can Be More Fair When Persegres Jamu Arema
So far, Persegres Gresik United have just packed one victory from 13 matches that have been undertaken in the League 1 competition. From a series of minor results, coach Persegres Hanafi accused the referee often make decisions that harm his team.
For that coach born in Malang, East Java, this hopes, the referee can take a stand-up attitude on the field when leading the game Persegres counter Arema FC at the Petrochemical Stadium, Gresik, Wednesday (12/07/2017) evening.
“As opposed to Perseru (Serui, 8/7/2017) yesterday, the referee was the rule of the game, so really a draw,” said Hanafi, in a press conference before the game, Tuesday (11/7/2017).
It’s just that, although the referee who led the game has been considered the fairest in several games dilakoni, Persegres still swallow a 0-1 defeat in the match at the Marora Stadium.
“Hopefully tomorrow the referee would be good and know yourself. Who is this? Yes it is off course. Hopefully Persegres can steal points, “he said.
A series of preparations to face Arema, Hanafi said, has been done well after the day pascatim lost to Perseru. His team went straight to Gresik after the game, in order to arrange the power to face Arema.
“After facing Perseru, we went straight home and came at six o’clock in the evening, the morning had been training. Continue form of training in the form of preparation (opponent Arema), although only gymnastics and football. Continue to continue the afternoon, who will be handed down who will face Arema. So we are ready, “said Hanafi.
Facing Arema, Persegres most likely will return lowered his best squad, following the return of several players pillars. Starting from Goran Gancev in defense, to Choi Hyun-yeon in the middle who had been sidelined for several weeks due to injury.
With these conditions, make the team Laskar Joko Samudro optimistic will be able to balance Arema FC in the East Java derby later. Or at least, not back to defeat at home.