FC «Rubin» midfielder on the win in 1/8 final of Russian Cup match against FC «SKA-Khabarovsk» (1:0).
— Why the team managed to scoe only in overtime?
— Our opponent wplayed very good in defence, all players were very close to the box, o it was very hard to score. But we did it in the end.
— Why were you replaced in the second half? Were you tired?
— This is the decision of our head coach, not mine. Well, there was a bit of tiredness.
— What can you say about the opponent team?
— This is a team from the first league, however they play really good, especially in defence. I wish them good luck.