Zenit’s Hulk expecting tough challenge against Borussia Dortmund
Zenit St Petersburg and Borussia Dortmund go head to head on Tuesday and the Russian’s star attacker Hulk isn’t going to be taking the German outfit lightly.
The Brazilian national team forward spoke to media about the challenge of facing Dortmund with CenárioMT quoting the 27-year-old.
Hulk said: “Certainly we know the difficulties we will face. We face the current runners-up in the competition.
“Borussia Dortmund have a great team. They are strong collectively and they showed that in the Champions League last year.
“This year all is not happy in the German Championship as Bayern Munich are in front. And they (Dortmund) rested their team in the last game of the German league.
“They will come here 100% focused and with a strong team to play against us. We know they will come with the full force and we are focused.
“Let's make a great game in front of our fans.”
Hulk went on to comment on his sides aim for this evening’s tie, which kicks off at 17:00pm English time.
The Brazilian said: “When it comes to a very strong opponent such as Borussia Dortmund. We have to get focused and concentrate on their strengths.
“It is a team that comes out very strong and attacks. We'll work on it and with God’s willing we won’t concede a goal and we’ll get the win.”