16 Great League 2: PSS Sleman Bend Cilegon United
PSS Sleman beat Cilegon United with a score of 2-1 in the second round of 16 major league 2 at Maguwoharjo Sleman Stadium on Wednesday (20/09/2017) night. This victory between PSS Sleman standings standings group A 16 large.
This is after another contestant namely PSPS Pekanbaru a 1-1 draw against Persis Solo in another game. Rudiyana goal thwart victory PSPS who had first win through Ichsan goal.
“Thank God have 3 points,” said Freddy Muli, PSS coach Sleman after the game.
He said this match gives experience and motivates players. He also do substitutions as one of the strategies to maintain stamina players. Because the next four days, PSS Sleman must travel to Solo.
The first round went tight. Two goals PSS Sleman created at the beginning and end of the game, ie in the first minute by kicking Muhammad Bagus Nirwanto from outside the penalty box. While the second goal came from Mahadirga Lasut free kick in extra first half time.
Throughout the match, Freddy Muli’s side missed a number of goal chances, including in the 9th minute with Mardiono’s header, 19 minutes from Risky Novriansyah’s kick and 30th minute when Busari kicked the ball from outside the penalty box.
Opportunity Cilegon United fewer, ie in the 11th minute through Septian Andriansyah free kick and corner kick Suandi in the 35th minute successfully captured by Rafit Ikhwanudin. (Switzy Sabandar)
Entering the second half, Cilegon United play more aggressively. Imam Riyadi’s foster children are more attacking, although some opportunities missed.
In the 57th minute, Suandi through corner kick almost break the PSS Sleman goal. However, the ball successfully ignored by Syahrul Trisna. Afriansyah’s free kick in the 69th minute was also just over the top of the goal.
Opportunity PSS Sleman scored in the 72nd minute when Mardiono’s ball from outside the penalty city crossed over the goal.
Precisely at the time of extra time of the second half, Cilegon United can donate a point through Akhmad Iwan kick who received feedback from Rinto Ali.