2 It Make Marquee Player Persija Admirable Jakarta
Persija Jakarta striker Bruno Lopes spoke up about fanaticism of club supporters, The Jakmania in providing support throughout the year. He claimed to be proud to feel the atmosphere created by fans at the Patriot Stadium, Bekasi.
Bruno came to Indonesia as a marquee player from Portuguese league club GD Estoril Praia. Until the 27th week of League 1, the Brazilian has scored eight goals and contributed one assist.
“Persija is very different from all the clubs I have defended in. The club is like a family because we are friends on and off the field,” said Bruno in a fan meeting in Halim Perdanakusuma area on Monday (2/10/2017) afternoon.
Of all the Asian clubs that he once defended, Bruno also claim to be proud of Persija because it has an attractive supporters. The 31-year-old man calls The Jak a big role in providing motivation in every game, especially home games.
Bruno was recorded to have defended teams from Albirex Niigata (Japan), Ratchaburi Mitr Phol FC (Thailand), to Hajer Club (Saudi Arabia). He scored the most goals throughout his career in Niigata, 25 goals.
“But we have the best supporters, I have never seen a supporter like this in Indonesia,” he said.
“Their support helps Persija in every game, they are loyal, fanatical and always make a full stadium,” said Bruno.