|Full name||Persatuan Sepak Bola Indonesia Balikpapan|
|Chairman||Syahril HM Taher|
|Head coach||Edi Simon Badawi|
|League||Indonesia Super League|
|2014||5th in First Round|
Persatuan Sepak Bola Indonesia Balikpapan, commonly known as Persiba Balikpapan, or Persiba, is an Indonesian football club based in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan. In media, the tautology is often used and to distinguish the club with another club with the same acronym, Persiba Bantul.
Beruang Madu is the club's nickname, taken from the city mascot of Balikpapan. Another nickname given is Selicin Minyak (slippery as oil) because Balikpapan is the center for oil and gas industry of Indonesia.
Persiba home stadium is Persiba Stadium with 9,000 capacity .A new stadium with 45,000 capacity is underway and will be completed by August 2016. Persiba plays in the Indonesia Super League, the top rank football competition in Indonesia.
Achievements in Indonesian Football Leagues
Perserikatan (Union League)
- 1985: Division 1 Championship
- 1999/00: Championship playoff Division I (Runner-up Eastern Conference)
- 2004: Promoted to Premiere Division (Finished 4th in Division I Eastern Conference)
- 2006: Represented Premiere Division Eastern Conference for championship play-off
Indonesia Super League
Best : 2004/15: Finished 3rd in Indonesia Super League.
NOTE: Starting 2015 season, PT. Liga Indonesia has reduced the number of foreign players allowed to be used by clubs to only three players.
- As of 4 April 2015.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
|Head Coach||Edi Simon Badawi|
|Goalkeeping Coach||Joko Dalbo|
|Team Doctor||Ratih Kusuma|
- Anugerah Jaya Beton
Asian clubs ranking
- As of 11 January 2015
- ::pfc-persiba online::.. - Seputar Persiba
- "Berita Bola Indonesia Terlengkap". BolaIndo.com. Retrieved 2011-10-26.
- "ISL 3, DU Tanpa Ekspatriat" (in Indonesian). Retrieved 3 November 2014.
- "PERSIBA BALIKPAPAN" (in Indonesian). Retrieved 29 November 2014.
- "Asia Football / Soccer Clubs Ranking". Retrieved 20 October 2014.
- Persiba Balikpapan's website (Indonesian)