Borneo FC Samarinda again performed brilliantly in a tight match under the command of coach Iwan Setiawan. Pesut Etam were partying at Mitra Kukar's homebase with a 4-0 victory, on week 31 of 2017 Gojek Traveloka Liga 1, at Aji Imbut Stadium, Tenggarong.


Throughout the match, both of the teams played open, but Borneo FC Samarinda more carefully in taking advantage of chances in front of Mitra Kukar's goal with a pair of goals by Lerby Eliandry closed the first half, 2-0.


The second half of the game was not entirely held by Borneo, but two additional goals were scored by them through Terens Puhiri in the 71st minute and Riswan Yusman ten minutes before the final whistle blown.


"Many gaps are visible in the opponent's defense because it wass not too solid. So we used than condition to keep pressing and can score four goals," explained Iwan after the game.


"The players can maximize the chances throughout the match because the opponent's defense was not tight. That is the key to victory in this fight, "added the former coach of Persija Jakarta.


Now, Borneo FC Samarinda collect 46 points from 30 matches that took them to eighth position. "We performed with passion and high motivation. The support from our supporters that also accompanied us in this away to Tenggarong also increased the players' spirit that make the game more excited," said Iwan. (NET/KOK)