Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian

Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian or KTB Palembang was an Indonesian semi-professional association football club from Palembang. The club was owned by the Palembang branch of Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian Motor, the local distributor of Mitsubishi Motors and Mitsubishi Fuso vehicles. The club dissolved in 1992 due to financial difficulties.

Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian
Full nameKrama Yudha Tiga Berlian FC
Nickname(s)KTB
Founded1984
Dissolved1992
ChairmanSjarnoebi Said

Abdul Kadir coached the Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian and helped them finish third in the 1985–86 Asian Club Championship. When Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian joined in Group A along with Al-Ahli and Kingfisher East Bengal, Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian finished second in the group stage to ensure qualification for the semi-final. In the semi-final, Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian lost 3–0 to the Daewoo Royals. In the third place playoff match, Krama Yudha defeated Al-Ittihad 1–0.[citation needed]

The namesake company was split in 2017 where sales and production of Mitsubishi passenger cars were spun off to a new company, Mitsubishi Motors Krama Yudha Indonesia, leaving PT Krama Yudha Tiga Berlian with sales and production of Mitsubishi Fuso trucks.[1][2]

HonourEdit

  • Champion of Galatama in 1985
  • Champion of Galatama in 1986–1987[3][4]
  • Champion of Piala Liga in 1987, 1988, & 1989[5]
  • Runner up of Galatama in 1990

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "KTB Pisahkan Dua Merek Mitsubishi". Republika Online. 14 October 2016. Retrieved 9 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Sejarah Perusahaan". Mitsubishi Motors Indonesia.
  3. ^ "Indonesia - List of (Semi-)Professional Champions". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 27 December 2018.
  4. ^ http://olahraga.kompasiana.com/bola/2012/01/14/juara-liga-indonesia-dari-masa-ke-masa/
  5. ^ "Indonesia - List of Official National Cup Tournaments". www.rsssf.com. Retrieved 19 May 2020.