KOMPAS.com – The defender of Persib Bandung, Zalnando, hopes to be able to make his first match with the dubbed club Maung Bandung.
The former player of Sriwijaya FC claimed to be ready to pay the trust of the coach of Miljan Radovic if he gave the opportunity to appear in the Presidential Cup of 2019.
"I hope that the Presidential Cup may appear later. At least I want to show that I can also," said Zalnando on the official website on Thursday, July 28, 2014.
"However, I still believe in the coach's choice and I'm always ready," said Zalnando.
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Previously, in two matches against Arema FC in the last 16 of the Indonesian Cup a few days ago, Zalnando just sat in the bench.
He also said he would continue to work hard so he could get the coach's confidence.
"Maybe you need harder work for me so the coach wants to offer opportunities. After all, competition in the team is also good for the team," he said.
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In the 2019 Presidential Cup, Persib joined Group A with Persebaya Surabaya, Perseru Serui and PS Tira-Persikabo.
Maung Bandung will face PS Tira-Persikabo in the opening game on Saturday 3/3/2019.