Internal polemic that occurred in Arema FC finally have a major impact on their fate in the Indonesian Premier League (IPL). The game against Persija which was originally performed on January 7, 2011 in Malang, it turns out to be shifted at Manahan Stadium, Solo.
The IPL management, PT PLIS movement is performed as yet not clear team who will serve Persija. Is the Milomis Seslija team or Abdulrachman Gurning team.
Initially the game will be held at the Stadium Wilis, Madiun. However, because the stadium was used for the opening match Madiun Putra against PSBI Blitar, Arema vs Persija was shifted to Solo.
In the IPL competition, Singo Edan had twice duel and won both times. All at home, As against PSMS Medan, Arema won, with the score 2-1. Meanwhile, when the opponent Persibo Bojonegoro won a landslide victory with a score of 2-0.