Dinamo head coach Alyaksandr Khatskevich has shared his thoughts about the return match of 1/16 finals of the Europa League against Olympiacos
According to the coach of Kyiv team, his team in the second match with the Greek club will try to show more attacking football.
While Khatskevich said that Dinamo is not going to play to hold the score despite a favorable draw away in the first leg.
“If you compare with last year, we have a completely different team, more offensive. In the upcoming match we have to play more aggressive in the front. As for Kadar, he’s not preparing for a game.
We have our own legionaries, who will play at Olympiacos – the. For both teams it is important to pass on. Be uncompromising game. Olympiacos nowhere to retreat. Would it be wrong if we will count on a draw. Yes, and it is not lawful to play for a draw at their stands.
We discussed our chances in the first leg. We were better in defence, somewhere in the attack. Again, I want to play more aggressive in attack. Of course, when you’re in the good shape, it is easier to achieve a result. We are strong as a team and individually. We have players who can single-handedly decide the outcome of the match,” said Dinamo head coach.
The return match of 1/16 finals of the Europa League Dinamo – Olympiakos will take place on Thursday, February 21 in Kiev at the Olympic NSC. Beginning at 22:00.
Recall that on Thursday, February 14, Dynamo played their first match after the winter break, starting in the playoffs of the Europa League. In the first match of 1/16 finals of the Europa League Kiev club played away against the Greek Olympiacos.
Team in a relaxed manner started the match, but in his first attack, Olympiacos managed to open the scoring. Fortunes took the ball into the penalty area and passed to Hassan, and he has a close range shot gate of the Striker. After a goal scored, the hosts began to act more actively and was able to increase its advantage in one scene, Fortunes intercepted the ball, beat briskly, but not managed to get into the goal from an acute angle.
Dinamo managed to equalize in the middle of the first half. In the 27th minute KENDZERA to the end played on the flank and in the fall passed the ball in the penalty area under attack Buyalsky, who, left without care, in touch sent the ball into the net.
At the end of the half, Olympiakos was able to move forward. Dias played in the selection and a beautiful shot struck the gates of Kiev from thirty metres.
In the second half, the initiative mainly owned Dynamo and in the end managed to score an incredibly important second goal. On 89 minutes, Tsygankov after a pass into the penalty area chipped the ball to Verbica, which evened the score in the match than to provide the Kiev team is quite comfortable result before the second leg.
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