Having to matches in less than a week, force Borneo FC Samarinda to take a deep breath. The team have to keep their stamina good because in their next match, Borneo FC Samarinda will be hosting Persija Jakarta (10/28) at Segiri Stadium, Samarinda.


Lack of recovery time disturb the stamina of the squad. Fortunately, both of the matches were held in East Kalimantan, hosting Persela Lamongan (10/19) and away match to Mitra Kukar, yesterday (10/23).


Borneo FC's Assistant Coach, Ahmad Amiruddin still thinks that his players' energy drained drastically. Do not want the players of Pesut Etam to suffer, the rotation must be done.


"The readiness of each player that determines they play as starter or not, because stamina is one of the main factors that make them to be able to perform optimally," he said.


In order to keep the endurance of the players, all players who played full time in their last match were given time to rest today (10/24). While those who do not play still maintain fitness by practicing.


Amir added that his team will target victory in their home match against Persija. As a result, all aspects and the most importantly is their stamina must be maintained. The good news is that Flavio Beck Junior and Abdul Rachman can play because both will be free from punishment card on that match.


"It is good for us that we can play Flavio and Rachman who have better stamina. Insyaallah we can win." he concluded. (AHS/KOK)