Semeru F.C.

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Semeru FC
Semeru F.C. logo.png
Full name Semeru Football Club Lumajang
Nickname(s) The Lava of Mt. Semeru
Founded 2009 as Persigo Gorontalo
2017 as Semeru FC
Ground Semeru Stadium
Lumajang Regency, Indonesia
Ground Capacity 3,000
Owner CV Semeru Sakti
Chairman H Ngateman
Manager H Ngateman
Coach Putut Wijanarko  IDN [1]
League Liga 2 Indonesia

Semeru FC Lumajang (previously known as Persigo Gorontalo) is a professional Indonesian football team based in Lumajang Regency, East Java. They compete in the second highest division of Indonesian football, Liga 2.

History[edit]

The Semeru FC football club is an amalgamation of other Lumajang regional teams. In 2017, hopes of promoting regional football and building community pride.,[2] regent ASAT Malik met with local football clubs including Persigo Gorontalo, based in Gorontalo to discuss a merger. The owner of Persigo Gorontalo, Ngateman, and ASAT Malik finalized a merger agreement and renamed Persigo Gorontalo to Semeru FC.

In forming Semeru FC, local Lumajang footballers hope to raise the standard of their play and break into national football. As of 2017 the team was in the Liga Nusantara level.

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The logo of Semeru FC Lumajang, made by the designer, Fariz Salasa, has a specific meaning.

Red represents the spirit, determination and courage of the players Semeru FC.

The ball shows that football talent is stored behind the huge mountain on the island of Java.

Red-White stripe means Spotrif, Spartan, Loyalty, Solid and Champion.

The shield is shown as a patron and depicts that they can not be easily penetrated by their opponents.

Mount Semeru is a symbol of quietude and has importance as an active volcano in Indonesia

The banana leaf motif shows Lumajang, also known as the City of Bananas.

Source[3]

Kit and suppliers[edit]

Official Kit supplier is Kelme.

Their jersey is predominantly red and blue.

Kelme is one of the apparel that commits a lot in supporting the team and this is evident in the PSIM Jogjakarta

Stadium[edit]

Semeru FC Lumajang plays their home matches at Semeru Stadium in 2017.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Semeru FC Tunjuk Putut Wijanarko Sebagai Pelatih - beritajatim news". M.beritajatim.com. 2017-01-31. Retrieved 2017-02-21. 
  2. ^ topskor.id. "Persigo Merger dengan Semeru FC, Lumajang Punya Klub di Liga 2 | TOPSKOR". M.topskor.id. Retrieved 2017-02-21. 
  3. ^ Taufik (2014-02-17). "Makna filosofi Logo Semeru FC Lumajang". Lumajangsatu.com. Retrieved 2017-02-21.