Padang slaughtered Jakarta FC, Purwanto scored four Wednesday,
April 11, 2001 11:24 AM
"The Red Bulls" Semen Padang registered a new record win in Bank
Mandiri Indonesian League (LIBM) VII on Wednesday (4/11). Against
a strong team Jakarta FC, they put an amazing performance and superbly
slaughtered the visitors 7-0. more...
Pelita, Persebaya moves closer to PSM Wednesday,
April 11, 2001 10:08 AM
Pelita Solo had to swallow the humiliation in front of their own
crowd after getting defeated 0-1 by Persebaya Surabaya. Eighteen-year-old
attacking winger Rahel Tuasalamony scored the winning goal just one
minute before time. more...
warns PSSI over use of firecrackers Tuesday,
April 10, 2001 1:53 PM
The international football body (FIFA) warned the Football Association
of Indonesia (PSSI) about the unruly behavior of local sports fans
when Indonesia hosted the 2002 World Cup Asia zone Group Nine qualifying
match at Bung Karno Stadium in the Senayan sports complex on Sunday
of goals in Ligana Campina Monday,
April 9, 2001 10:09 PM
Just like in the first week, the second week (4/1) of Ligana (Children's
League) Campina still featured rain of goals in many of its matches.
But without a doubt, exciting matches involving top teams are just
bound to happen in a near future. more...
Sudarsono disappointed for not scoring any goal Sunday,
April 8, 2001 6:57 PM
Playing for the first in the national squad against Maldives, striker
Budi Sudarsono and midfielder Maman admitted that they were not satisfied
with their performances. more...
still disappointing despite winning Sunday,
April 8, 2001 8:47 AM
Indonesian national team crushed Maldives 5-0 in their opening match
of 2002 World Cup qualifiers at Bung Karno Stadium in Jakarta on Sunday
(4/8). A suitable win remembering that the opponents are clearly a
few classes below Indonesian squad. more...
Gumelar: "Drown Maldives!" Saturday,
April 7, 2001 2:18 PM
Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI) Chairman Agum Gumelar has
asked Bima Sakti and friends to 'drown' Maldives in their first 2002
World Cup qualifier on Sunday (4/8) at Bung Karno Main Stadium in
equals Thailand, says Maldives coach Saturday,
April 7, 2001 1:22 PM
Maldives Slovakian head coach, Josef Janckech, said on Friday (4/6)
that Indonesia' is just as good as Thailand. He said that Maldives
national team had friendly matches against two Thai clubs as part
of their World Cup qualifiers preparations. more...
to sign ex-Bordeaux and Udinese player Saturday,
April 7, 2001 10:25 AM
||Among all the new signings during the
league's intermezzo, Joachim Fernandez (28) looks to be the most
special. To quote an old Indonesian maxim, Persma Manado seems to
"receive a falling durian." more...
of relegation Saturday,
April 7, 2001 10:17 AM
The phobia of being relegated to the First Division has apparently
triggered mid- and lower-table clubs to hunt for new players. The
hunting is even more hectic because the deadline to register new players
- three days before league's second half starts - is just around the
Sakti: "We will destroy Maldives" Friday,
April 6, 2001 2:45 PM
National team skipper for the World Cup qualifiers Bima Sakti said
on Thursday (4/5) that all the players are determined to destroy Maldives
on their first match at Bung Karno Stadium on Monday (4/8). more...
Sihite refuses to manage Persipura Friday,
April 6, 2001 2:41 PM
|Tumpak Sihite said on Thursday (4/5)
that he's not willing to become the head coach of Persipura Jayapura
because he doesn't want to 'kill' the career of a fellow coach,
Henky Haipon, right. Henky is now currently Persipura's head coach,
and will be sacked as soon as Tumpak takes over the job. more...
limits ticket sales for World Cup qualifier Thursday,
April 5, 2001 3:40 PM
The Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI) will only sell 28,000
tickets for Indonesia's home match against Maldives in the 2002 World
Cup prequalifying round on Sunday at Bung Karno Stadium here in Jakarta.
set on starters Thursday,
April 5, 2001 2:35 PM
National team head coach Benny Dollo reveals that he has already
had his starting players for the match against Maldives on Sunday
(4/8) in his pocket. more...
Memoriam: Eri "Thunder Kick" Irianto Thursday,
April 5, 2001 1:40 PM
Without our realizing it, it has been a year since the death of our
friend/teammate/idol Eri Irianto. Eri - famously known for his thunder
kick - was one of the most promising midfielders at the time of his
unfortunate death, not only for his club but also for his beloved
Milutinovic to 'spy' in Jakarta Wednesday,
April 4, 2001 5:49 PM
Chinese national team's head coach from Yugoslavia, Bora Milutinovic,
will arrive in Jakarta on Friday (4/6) to watch the match between
Indonesia and Maldives on Sunday (4/8). more..
"Don't ever doubt my Red-and-White spirit" Wednesday,
April 4, 2001 5:48 PM
||Indonesia's finest bomber at the moment,
Kurniawan Dwi Yulianto, said firmly on Tuesday (4/3) that no one
should doubt his spirit and determination to defend the national
team in any event. Furthermore, he said that he himself had forgotten
all the bad press about him in the past that had stained his name
and reputation. ... more...
officials check Stadium Tuesday,
April 3, 2001 11:03 AM
Chinese World Cup qualifying team is really serious in their preparations.
Even though their match in Jakarta will take place on May 27, still
almost two months away, the Chinese FA has already sent their officers
to check out the conditions on Bung Karno Main Stadium (formerly known
as Senayan). more...
Jakarta punished and fined by FAI Tuesday,
April 3, 2001 11:03 AM
The league match between two long-time rivals Persija Jakarta and
PSMS Medan on March 25 ended in a riot. Because of this... more...
refuse league postponement Monday,
April 2, 2001 11:48 PM
At least there are three clubs, Persebaya Surabaya, PSM Makassar,
and Petrokimia Gresik have asked Football Association of Indonesia
(FAI) not to postpone the second half of the league. more...
crushed Cambodia Monday,
April 2, 2001 3:57 PM
The Maldives kicked off their World Cup qualifying campaign with
a 6-0 thrashing of Cambodia in Male on Sunday. more...
Dollo: Hard to pick 'starters' Sunday,
April 1, 2001 6:42 PM
Twenty-five players have selected our of thirty-four to be in the
national squad. The following is an interview between head coach Benny
Dollo and a correspondent from Media Indonesia. more...
announced National Team Squad Sunday,
April 1, 2001 6:42 PM
After holding a selection for about two weeks, head coach Benny Dollo
finally announced his squad for the 2002 World Cup qualifiers. The
squad consists of 25 players, and is a combination of senior and junior
League: Bigger, Better Sunday,
April 1, 2001 6:41 PM
Indonesian children's football league will start its kick off today,
Sunday (4/1). This league will be sponsored by... more...
players analyzing China's videos Saturday,
March 31, 2001 12:28 AM
On Friday (3/30) night, all national players in selection gathered
together with the coaches and other officials to study and analyze
Chinese national team's strengths and weaknesses by watching their
Sihite to Persipura, Bambang Nurdiansyah to Persita Saturday,
March 31, 2001 12:28 AM
More and more clubs' managerial changes in Indonesian
League VII. Persipura Jayapura has appointed Tumpak Sihite as
their new head coach, while Persita Tangerang has appointed Bambang
Nurdiansyah, right, as theirs. more...
ties Roni Pereira Friday,
March 30, 2001 7:22 PM
Persebaya Surabaya has officially signed Brazilian striker Roni Pereira
on Friday (3/30) afternoon at Wisma Eri Irianto (Eri Irianto Hall)
in Surabaya. more...
chance for Joao Bosco Thursday,
March 29, 2001 6:45 PM
The chance for Joao Bosco Cabral (Persikota), defender from East
Timor, to make it to the national team looks slim. Not only caused
by the controversy surrounding the status of his nationality... more...
Team wins big Thursday,
March 29, 2001 6:34 PM
The tridente (three strikers) of Persija Jakarta, Bambang Pamungkas,
Budi Sudarsono, and Gendut Dony all scored goals in the national team's
6-0 friendly win against Mitra Kalteng Putra. more...
recruits Moldovan players Wednesday,
March 28, 2001 12:09 AM
Putra Samarinda (Pusam), one of the three teams in the Premiership
from Kalimantan island, has recruited two new players from Moldova.
fired from PSM Makassar Wednesday,
March 28, 2001 12:08 AM
||The directors of PSM Makassar, on Tuesday
(3/27), has officially released Dutchman Henk Wullems, left, from
his position as the club's technical director. This decision was
taken against the former national team head coach after... more...
National Team still unsatisfactory Tuesday,
March 27, 2001 10:54 PM
National team for 2002 World Cup qualifiers are still performing
below par even though they won 3-0 against Persita Tangerang on Tuesday
Live Fast, Play Hard Tuesday,
March 27, 2001 10:54 PM
|There's an excellent article on Indonesia's number
one striker Kurniawan Dwi Yulianto at AFC website. It's a very
good reading and pretty much sums up his playing career, and I
highly recommend it to anyone. more...
team first trial match Monday,
March 26, 2001 5:49 PM
Playing pressing football is not a guarantee that a team will score
a lot of goals. At least this was shown when the national had their
first trial match against First Division outfit Mitra Kalteng Putra
on Saturday (3/24). more...
resigned from Pelita Solo Monday,
March 26, 2001 5:02 PM
Danurwindo, a former national team head coach and has been Pelita
Solo's manager in the last few seasons, has decided to resign from
the club. more...
Jakarta defeats PSMS Medan Sunday,
March 25, 2001 1:46 PM
The Kemayoran Tigers Persija Jakarta wins the first half of
Season VII of Indonesian League in Western Conference... more...