Artem Dzyuba (right)Photo: Vladimir Fedorenko / RIA Novosti
The forward of Tula “Arsenal” Artem Dzyuba in an interview with YouTube channel “Foot’sick people” spoke about the desire to prove to the St. Petersburg “Zenith” the fallacy of his rent.
“Of course, to be honest, for me it was also important to play, to show that those people who went there that it is wrong to throw the players a very good quality. Human beings all have to do,” said the player.
The striker said that he was not going in the match of the 27th round of the Russian Premier League against Zenit to play rough. “In any case, and it’s from the heart can say, I do not dissemble that it is not played against Zenit. You can see everywhere that I am very fond, and with the guys… Glad to see you, and play against them, it was unusual after two-two and a half years together,” he added.
Dzyuba in the match against the St. Petersburg club gave an assist in the 3rd minute of the match and equalized in the 88th, having deprived “Zenith” victory. The match ended in a draw — 3:3.
Prior to this, the forward has declared readiness to pay for participation in the match against the “Zenith” of his own money. However, after meeting the management of “Arsenal” decided to take the compensation yourself.
Video, photo All from Russia.