BANDUNG CITY- After winning the championship trophy in League 1 competition, the Persib Bandung U-16 and U-19 soccer teams went to the Governor of West Java Ridwan Kamil at Gedung Sate, Jl. Diponegoro No. 22, Bandung City, Friday morning (12/14/18).
For this achievement, the West Java Provincial Government through the bjb bank gave an appreciation or kadeudeuh money of Rp 100 million each for the U-16 and U-19 Persib Bandung Teams.
"Therefore, the Provincial Government through the bank bjb gave an appreciation of 100 million each as a love for the achievements made," said Emil, after the meeting which was also attended by Commissioner of PT Persib Bandung Dignified Kuswara and GM Training of Persib and U-16 Team Manager and U-19 Yoyo S Asadiredja.
"Hopefully this achievement can be an inspiration for other young people," he continued.
According to Emil, this achievement has become one of the proofs that the formation of young Persib has been done well.
"So, the coaching of the Persib club is very positive. This year proves extraordinary to be the best in Indonesia. Age 16 and Age 19 are also good. The senior is also good," Emil said.
"Hopefully someday there will be regular achievements from both seniors and juniors too," he hoped.
To improve achievement in the future, on this occasion, Emil advised that Persib be able to apply sport science. This has even been applied by several countries in the world in fostering their athletes.
"I entrusted the message to use sports science to improve the quality of performance of athletes," Emil said.
Emil added that the attention of club management should not only be focused on achievement. Football is one sport that gets high attention from the community, especially its supporters.
"Football is also one of the highest euphoric sports, so I say the problem of football is not just achievement. Half the affairs of the supporters also have an impact," Emil said.
For this reason, clubs are asked to be able to pay more attention or even provide guidance to supporters.
"This needs a long education. Make this football a sufficient proportion of love without having to overdo it. Show it with love not hatred," he ordered.
In League 1 U-19 competition, the Persib U-19 Team managed to beat Persija 1-0 in a match that took place at the I Wayan Dipta Stadium, Gianyar, Bali, Monday (11/26/18). While the Persib U-16 Team also won the 1st U-16 League title by beating Bali United through a 4-3 penalty shootout at Sriwijaya Earth Stadium, Palembang, Sunday (12/09/18).
Selan, two of the U-19 Persib courtiers also won the title as Top Scorer on behalf of Beckam Putra Nugraha and the title of best player on behalf of M Syafril Lestaluhu. (Even)