FC Lokomotiv travelled to Fuladshahr for their AFC Champions League match against Persian Gulf Pro League side Zob Ahan FC.
The Railwaymen’s boss Andrey Miklyaev attended in the press conference ahead of the crucial game at the Foolad Shahr Stadium on Monday.
“Very tough game is waiting for both teams. In every tournament, it’s difficult to play against Iranian teams. They always show aggressive football and have opportunity receive very good support from their fans in the stadium on Monday.”
“Of course, earning points in away matches, especially in Iran is so hard. But, our aim is to win Zob Ahan FC and increase the advantage to advance to the next stage as Group B winner. For that reason, we should not worry about any difficulties in away matches. Just we should engage in tactics of coaching staff and show a great piece of football on the pitch.”