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Persipura Jayapura journey to Gelora Bung Karno Stadium on Tuesday for the Liga 1 game with home side Persija Jakarta.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Persija Jakarta v Persipura Jayapura are shown on this page - plus the latest betting odds.
Persija Jakarta will be looking for a repeat result of the 1-2 Liga 1 success vs PSIS Semarang.
Their latest results highlight the fact that it has been a great time for the Persija Jakarta rearguard. Persija Jakarta have been mean at the back, resulting in the number of goals that have gone in at their end during their last six outings standing at 4. However, we’ll just have to find out whether the trend might continue on in this next game.
Last time out, Persipura Jayapura drew 1-1 in the Liga 1 tie with Persela Lamongan.
Persipura Jayapura have regularly broken through opposing defences in their most recent fixtures, having scored 7 goals in their previous 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Persipura Jayapura have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 6 of those same games.
Team News: Persija Jakarta
Novri Setiawan (Unknown Injury), Rezaldi Hehanusa (Achilles tendon problems) and Ryuji Utomo (Unknown Injury) won’t be playing for Persija Jakarta manager Stefano Cugurra. Tony Sucipto cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: Persipura Jayapura
Persipura Jayapura manager Peter Butler has not got a full squad to pick from. Imanuel Rumbiak (Torn Knee Ligament), Ian Kabes (Unknown Injury), Ricky Kayame (Unknown Injury) and Yevgen Bokhashvili (Unknown Injury) will miss out on this game. The players ineligible for this match because of suspension are Gunansar Mandowen and Todd Ferre.
We feel that in this game, Persija Jakarta will likely create enough chances to score more than one when they line up against Persipura Jayapura, who won’t find it easy getting on the scoresheet.
We’re predicting a 2-0 winning margin for Persija Jakarta when all’s said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Gelora Bung Karno Stadium (76,127)
Captain: Ismed Sofyan
Chairman: Gede Widiade
Manager: Stefano Cugurra
Competitions: Liga 1 position 6