MOSCOW, 23 Nov – R-Sport, Sergey Smyshlyaev. The players of “Rostov” will take Bayern Munich in the match of the 5th round of the group stage of the Champions League in his last home game as part of the main European club tournament of the season 2016/17.
The meeting of “Rostov” and “Bavaria” will take place on Wednesday in Rostov-on-don. After four rounds, the German club is second in group D with nine points, securing their place in the playoffs. In the asset “Rostov”, who follows, one point, as the closing Quartet of PSV Eindhoven.
For The Europa League
Rostov, unfortunately, have already said goodbye to chances to qualify from the group, but continue to fight for the European competitions. Given that the assets of the Dutch PSV also just one point scored, even the defeat of the German club will not deprive Rostov of the opportunity to take third place, giving the right to act in League of Europe. However, the team of Ivan Daniliants it is understood that the meeting with the team from Eindhoven in the last round of the group stage will be very difficult, and from the example of CSKA Moscow should carefully examine and consider.
After the defeat against Bayern in the first round with the score 0:5 í, most likely, will want to rehabilitate in front of their fans. And the situation with the injured, established in Bayern will be very much in the hands of the Russian team. Yes, everyone understands that these clubs have the depth of the lineup in the Premier League can only envy, but Rostov game in the Champions League his worth and courage have also managed to prove.
“It was the first match in the group stage. If in memory there was a match, we missed out on 27 minutes, before the players of “Bavaria” did not created, the goal was scored from a very dubious penalty. Our guys played very well. Advantage (Bayern) in the class was much that was reflected in everything, including speed. This component is difficult to add. The guys got experience, they know the difference, behind four games in the Champions League. We hope these lessons were not a waste-I hope that tomorrow we will play, to think and act faster,” said danielyants reporters.
“Of course, this simple game will not be, — said, in turn, the Bayern forward Robert Lewandowski. – “Rostov” — a serious contender, the three points are not guaranteed, “Rostov” showed good performance in the Champions League. They progressed with each game, you need to be better prepared to match with them, despite the fact that they are on 3rd place in the group, they are fighting against each opponent”.
Football. Champions League. The Match “Rostov” – “Atletico”
Weakened by losses
Meeting in Rostov-on-don will miss Bayern striker Kingsley Coman, and on Monday it became known that due to injury of the gastrocnemius muscle in the match will not play the main goalkeeper “Bavaria” Manuel Neuer, who as a precaution in the coming days will be to train on the individual program. Also due to injuries on the field can’t get Midfielders Arjen Robben, Arturo Vidal and Javi Martinez.
“Still unknown to me, tomorrow’s match, but whatever it was, it’s Bayern, that says it all. Bayern doubled each position, the lack of one does not affect the style and strength of the team. Especially against someone we will not play. Regardless of who leaves, they remain one of the best teams in Europe,” added danielyants.
Football. Champions League. The Match “Bavaria” – “Rostov”
Without changing tactics
Don’t add to the mood of Bayern and lose in the national championship from Borussia Dortmund (0:1), interrupted unbeaten run of eight matches of the team of Carlo Ancelotti in all competitions.
Rostov is a good team, they strongly showed themselves in two matches against Atletico Madrid (Madrid). To win here — it is our goal to give 100%. “Rostov” is very well organized in defense, and conducts a quick attack and gives very little space to the opponent. We have to play against the whole team, we have a good attack and a good counter-attack. Against “Dortmund” we played with three forwards, we are playing tomorrow as well, sticking with the same tactics,” said Ancelotti to reporters.
Rostovites same positive news is the return of striker Alexander Bukharov has had time to enter the field in the match of the 14th round of the championship of Russia against Kazan “Rubin” (0:0). But “Rostov” and problems.
“In practice yesterday, given the calendar, did not participate (the goalkeeper Soslan) Canan, stated danielyants. In the course of training (defender Micah) Mevla got a small back injury. Otherwise, everything is ready and I hope (Mawla) will play. Have dzhanaeva is not injured, he plays through can’t for a long time, he’s a fighting guy. Not to play in the match for him is a great tragedy, he would do anything to play. But will show the last hours, as it happens.”
Kurban Berdyev during training before the Champions League match “Rostov” – “Bavaria” at stadium “Allianz arena” in Munich