«Now everything depends on us.» Tedesco — problems and future of «Spartacus»
«Everything depends on us»
«Red-white» have played against Rubin Kazan in a draw (0:0) ended a run of five defeats in a row in the Russian Premier League. The match was attended by slightly less than 27 thousand spectators, with the total capacity of the arena is 45 thousand Tedesco thanked those who came to the stadium. «The team are in a difficult situation — five defeats in a row. Perhaps that is why the stadium was not filled to the end. But now everything depends on us», — said the expert.
«Spartak» has risen on 9-e a place in standings. Examining the game, the German said that the team lacks confidence. «The guys were trying to play football and to open, even when they are pressed. We try to find the right solution, I want to play more boldly,» — said Tedesco.
Specialist did not speak of the time that will be spent on staging the games of «Spartak». «We had only five training sessions, only three of which are in full force. As I said, until December, we just need to score points», he said.
«It’s better when the captain is Central defender»
The captain of the team Georgi Djikia in a match with «Krasnodar» (1:2) received a red card and missed the match against Rubin. The role of the captain of the team brought back Samuel Gigot. «Before the game we talked with Samuel that it is better when the captain is Central defender. Besides, everyone in the team love him,» said he, adding that the decision on who will be the captain, was taken the day of the game against Rubin.
Zobnin and the limit on foreign players
In early October it became known that the team midfielder Roman Zobnin is injured. In the end, he missed the match with «Krasnodar» and did not go to the Russia national team games against teams of Scotland (4:0) and Cyprus (5:0). Tedesco reported that the midfielder will return to full training next week.
With 2015 RPL introduced a limit on foreign players. It can’t be more than six foreign players. According to Tedesco, the limit is not a problem for him in the selection of players for the match.
«Ultimately, the determining factor is quality, and it is in Russian, and foreigners. But for me, of course, is something new. You’re free to choose. Otherwise, everything is the same as in Europe,» admitted the coach of the Moscow team.
«Radical changes in the composition will not»
In the summer «Spartak» has left several players, including Denis Glushakov, Dmitry Kombarov and many others. Joined Gus till, Andre Schurrle and Jordan Larsson. In the coming winter transfer window, he expects that the club will undergo changes.
«We have a lot of good players. Today it was really difficult to choose players in the squad. So I can say that a fundamental change in the composition will not» — summed up Tedesco.