Indonesian Community Shield

The Indonesian Community Shield is a pre-season football competition held the week before the season begins in Indonesia every year. It is contested by the winners of the Indonesia Super League/Indonesian Premier League and Piala Indonesia in the previous season, as a curtain raiser to the new season. If the same team wins both Indonesian League and Piala Indonesia, then the Community Shield is contested by the League winners and the Piala Indonesia runners-up.

Indonesian Community Shield
Founded2009; 12 years ago (2009)
Folded2013; 8 years ago (2013)
Region Indonesia
ConfederationAFC (Asia)
Last championsSemen Padang (1st title)
Most championshipsPersipura
Sriwijaya
Semen Padang
(1 title each)

The current holders are Semen Padang, who defeated Persibo Bojonegoro 4–1 in the 2013 edition. Piala Indonesia was not held in many years so that there is no Indonesian Community Shield held for the season.

HistoryEdit

The current competition has only existed since 2009, but between 1990 and 1992, other tournaments that have a similar functions which held by PSSI were played.

In 1990 and 1992, the Piala Utama (English: The Main Cup) was established as an official tournament founded and organized by PSSI. This competition brings together each of the four best clubs from the two PSSI main competitions that's ranked as 1st to 4th in a final standings of the last season of Galatama and Perserikatan. The eight clubs from the two competitions are mixed and divided into two groups. Each group is filled by two Galatama clubs and two Perserikatan clubs. In the group system, the tournament plays a half competition system where each participant plays three matches. Champion and Runner Up from each group will advance to the last four. Persebaya winning the tournament in 1990,[1] while the second tournament in 1992 was winning by Pelita Jaya.[2]

Predecessors of Community ShieldEdit

Piala UtamaEdit

List of finals
Year Champions From Score Runners-up From Stadium
1990 Persebaya 1989-90 Perserikatan runners-up 3-2 Pelita Jaya 1990 Galatama champions Gelora Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta
1992 Pelita Jaya 1990-92 Galatama third place 2-0 Persib Bandung 1991-92 Perserikatan fourth place Gelora Bung Karno Stadium, Jakarta

WinnersEdit

Year League Winners Result Cup Winners Stadium
2009 Persipura Jayapura 3–1 Sriwijaya Mattoangin Stadium, Makassar
2010 Arema Malang 1–3 Sriwijaya F.C. Kanjuruhan Stadium, Malang
2011 Piala Indonesia was not held
2012 Not held
2013 Semen Padang 4–1 Persibo Bojonegoro Haji Agus Salim Stadium, Padang

Performance by clubEdit

Club Winners Runners-up Year wins Years runners-up
Sriwijaya
1
1
2010 2009
Persipura Jayapura
1
2009
Semen Padang
1
2013
Arema Malang
1
2010
Persibo Bojonegoro
1
2013

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1990 Piala Utama". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 19 May 2020.
  2. ^ "1992 Piala Utama". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 19 May 2020.