JAC Sport, Jakarta - Persija Jakarta will again implement a 4-4-2 formation when against Gresik United, next Tuesday, March 13, 2012. Persija coach, Iwan Setiawan said he would defend it because formationt judged successful to broke the power on for the team, in their previous game.
When against Persiba Balikpapan, he Macan Kemayoran great success with a 4-4-2 formation which they apply. Persija won the duel by a score of 4-0. Success is then want to re-apply when meeting Gresik later.
"We will maintain our 4-4-2 formation which is quite effective value. The game when against Persiba yesterday, we can look up the formation. If the result is good why not use anymore," said Iwan.
Iwan said, in these formations, the role of team captain, Bambang Pamungkas, will be further optimized to attack and score goals. Before using a 4-4-2 formation, Persija more frequent use 4-2-3-1 scheme, in which Bambang given the task to come pick up the ball.
"With the new lineup, I'm want Bambang Pamungkas to be more concentration of attack. He duet with Pedro on the front lines. Yesterday, the results are remarkable," said Iwan.
In addition to using a 4-4-2 formation, Persija also slightly change the composition of his players to line-up. The recovery of attacking midfielder, Octavianus, and good performance Hasim Kipuw in the defender, is now a choice for Iwan to bring them down since the early minutes.
"There are some changes to line-up later. Okta was able to go down. Then a few players like Hasim Kipuw also being good. They most likely will be first play," said Iwan.
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