Perseru Vs Madura United, Gomes Focus Raise Back Line
Madura United do not want to lose more points to remain competitive in the top flight of League 1.
Coach Gomes de Oliviera also asked his players to play more tightly in the back line when dealing with Perseru Serui at Marora Stadium, Monday (28/07/2017) afternoon.
Before this match was held, Madura United’s defense is in the spotlight because it is too easy to break into the opponent’s attack.
“We always create a lot of chances and score goals, even when playing in the cage opposite,” said Gomes.
“Now, we have to think about keeping the goal, but the opponent can not score against our goal,” he said.
Of the last three games, Madura United’s back line recorded seven conceded goals.
The worst record occurred when I met Bali United at I Wayan Dipta Stadium in the 19th week.
Madura United conceded five goals and only able to reply two goals.
Meanwhile, two more conceded happened while undergoing an away game to the headquarters of Persela Lamongan and Persija Jakarta.
Gomes optimistic bad record can be terminated in the game against Perseru.
The Brazilian coach admitted that he has given a lot of special training materials for the duo Fachruddin Aryanto and Fabiano Beltrame more tough again.
In addition, Gomes juge optimistic because seeing Perseru squad is actually not too special when compared to Madura United.
“I think Madura United have a better team than Perseru,” he said.
“However, we still should not underestimate their strength,” said former Persiram Raja Ampat coach this.