Bambang Pamungkas Striker will perform with his idol, Kurniawan Dwi Julianto in the exhibition game, Starbol, Wednesday, June 22, 2011. In this duel, bepe and Kurniawan joined in the Indonesia Dream Team.
Starbol exhibition will be held at the Bung Karno Stadium (SUGBK), Jakarta. Indonesia Dream Team will be faced with the International Star reinforced by the former Dutch captain, Giovani Van Bronckhorst.
This moment was utilized bepe to reminisce with Kurniawan. On one occasion, the striker Persija was even found time to take pictures with the players was his idol.
These photos are then displayed via bepe twitter account @ bepe20. "In 99-01 years, the duo known as the duet "KUMBANG" (Kurniawan Bambang). Unfortunately not last long" said bepe explain the meaning of the photo.
Bepe never side by side with Kurniawan while strengthening the Indonesia national team at the Tiger Cup 2000. Unfortunately, in this event, Indonesia has failed to champion defeated Thailand in the final with the score 4-1.
Previously, bepe also played together Kurniawan when defending squad in Asian Cup 2000. In this event, Indonesia can not do much and only able to occupy the gatekeeper of Group D with one point.
Since strengthen the national team from 1995 to 2005, Kurniawan, or who is familiarly called "Skinny" has collected 31 goals. But the record is successfully broken bepe by scoring 34 goals since beginning his career with the national team in 1999.