Persiwa Wamena first experience in the international arena failed ending sweet. Faced with the Maldives in VB Sport Gajayana Stadium, Malang, Wednesday, February 24, 2010, Persiwa lost 2-3.
Persiwa the first fight AFC Cup Group G match actually started well. Eric Weeks in the 10th minute with Tim Storm Mountain by winning 1-0 after receiving feedback sundulannya Boakai Foday. 1-0 score held until halftime.
VB then reply to this goal in minute 52. Their players, Ali Ashfaq turn a 1-1 position.
Persiwa reacted well. Foday Persiwa restore excellence in 63 minutes. Unfortunately, these goals became Foday end of Persiwa resistance. Their goal behind the broken twice in the 64th and 87th minutes respectively by Abdul Gani and Ali Umar.