|Full name||Persatuan Sepak Bola Indonesia Balikpapan|
|Owner||PT. Balikpapan Kick Off|
|Chairman||Syahril HM Taher|
|Head coach||Edi Simon Badawi|
|League||Indonesia Super League|
|2014||5th in First Round|
Persiba, an acronym for Persatuan Sepak Bola Indonesia Balikpapan is an Indonesian football club based in Balikpapan, Indonesia. In media, the tautology Persiba Balikpapan 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.
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 : 2009/10: 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 13 December 2014.
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|
- Artha Reka Satria
- Extra Joss
Asian clubs ranking
- As of 12 October 2014.
|87||Gold Coast United|
- ::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)