BANDUNG - After former Chelsea player, Michael Essien joined to Persib Bandung, supporters Persib greeted Bobotoh get enthusiastically.
Presence of Essien to Persib make hot conversation on some social media, even briefly at the top trending topic on Twitter. Persib jersey with number 5 also started to sell well.
Persib himself as the manager said, Umuh Muchtar will still bring a world-class foreign striker to fill quota of foreign players.
This has led to speculation that Umuh intended former Essien teammate at Chelsea, Didier Drogba.
This speculation, make Indonesia netizens especially Persib fans reacted by flooding comments at Drogba Instagram account. Netizen hoped former captain of this Ivory Coast national team following in the footsteps Essien joined to Persib.
See babble of Bobotoh in Drogba Instagram account:
"Om Persib Om," said @54rzk._
"Joined to Persib Bandung Indonesia Drogba! Essien has joined yesterday," said @musa16041
"Come on! I am waiting for you at Persib Bandung," said @hijrahkeun
"Join together was to Persib Bandung Essien," said @gugum_cahya_gumilar
"Make to Persib," said @tedyathaya
"We waited in Indonesia Persib," said @baeiam5