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Bonek, hated and loved

  • Indra Harsaputra

    The Jakarta Post

Surabaya | Thu, January 28 2010 | 11:23 am
Bonek,  hated and loved

PREMIUM Soccer religion: Several Persebaya Surabaya soccer club fans, locally called bonek, gather in a soccer merchandise shop in Surabaya to monitor the news following a riot after the club’s defeat in Bandung.You call me a bonek (daring hooligan)/You label me a bonek/You say you hate me/‘Cause I’m a bonek/You scold me/‘Cause I’m a bonek/Is it wrong to love me .../  (“Bonek”, sung by ...