Monday, November 29, 2010
LPI Pre Season
Finally the alternate Indonesian league, the Liga Primer Indonesia, has announced its Pre Season tournament after many delays. And, insert drumroll, it starts today!
After 18 teams initially joined, or was it 17, only 13 have joined the Pre Season but there is a promise of 7 more for when the season kicks off in January.
Persikabo Stadium, Cibinong
29/11 Bogor Raya v Batavia Union
05/12 Manado United v Jakarta 1928
07/12 Bogor Raya v Jakarta 1928
09/12 Batavia Union v Manado United
11/12 Jakarta 1928 v Batavia Union
13/12 Manado United b Bogor Raya
Manahan Stadium, Solo
02/12 Tangerang United v Persema, Solo v Bandung
04/12 Bandung v Medan Chiefs, Solo v Tangerang United
06/12 Medan Chiefs v Persema, Tangerang United v Bandung
08/12 Medan Chiefs v Tangerang United, Persema v Solo
10/12 Bandung v Persema, Solo v Medan Chiefs
Jatidiri Stadium, Semarang
02/12 Real Mataram v Bali, Semarang United v Persebaya
04/12 Real Mataram v Persebaya, Bali v Semarang United
06/12 Persebaya v Bali, Semarang United, Real Mataram
Any games scheduled on 4/12 and 7/12 will clash with Indonesia games in the ASEAN Football Federation Cup.
It will be interesting to see what happens when Jakarta 1928 play Batavia Union. In effect that's Persija v Persitara and there is no love lost between both sets of fans.