It is tomorrow, the 8th of November FC Rossiyanka goes to Munchen to have a battle with German club FC Bayern Munchen. This fight will not be easy. It is the opinion of many experts, football fans, coach stuff and players of Russian club.
Maxim Zinoviev, FC Rossiyanka headcoach: «Our victory in the round of 32 was not a simple one. But owing to the professional actions of our players and to their character we are taking part in the round of 16. Our next opponent is stronger than the last one. Many of FC Bayern Munchen players are the players of the German national team. But there are always chances. It is clear that we have no fear for anybody, we respect and know our opponent forces, but we are not ready to give in».
Anna Kozhnikova, FC Rossiyanka capitain: «I am not intimidated to be presumptuous, but we have equal forces It is always more interesting to play with the strong opponent, the excitement is increasing. I am sure, we will show a nice play and will be winners in this game».
Some facts about our opponent:
The club achieved promotion to the Bundesliga in 2000 and had mid-table results since. In 2009 Bayern were runners-up in the Bundesliga, trailing champion Turbine Potsdam by a single goal. In the 2011–12 season on 12 May 2012, FC Bayern Munich dethroned the German Cup title holders 1. FFC Frankfurt with a 2–0 in the 2011–12 final in Cologne and celebrated the biggest success of the club's history since winning the championship in 1976. In 2015 they won the Bundesliga for the first time, without any defeat. They won the 2015–16 Bundesliga, for the second time in a row.
Rossiyanka is determined to come out on top in Germany. The club will throw all the forces for getting this aim. One victory for all of us! for any price!