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Flick happy about success against “a great team” from Moscow

ByRoborto Sykes

Oct 28, 2020
Bayern Munich continued their flawless run in the 2020-2021 Champions League by winning on the lawn of Lokomotiv Moscow on Tuesday evening (1-2), but it was not easy for the reigning European champions. It took a decisive goal from Joshua Kimmich with a superb strike (79th) to leave Russia with three new points in the bag.

In a post-match press conference, Hans-Dieter Flick welcomed this success, emphasizing the quality of his opponent. “I had already said that Moscow has a great team. Their defense makes it difficult for you to score. But they also have very confident players, who are very technical, and they put us in some difficult situations throughout the game “, Bayern coach explained. It’s a hard-earned victory, but I think it’s deserved. I have no doubts that other teams in our group will also struggle here in Moscow. “

Kimmich talks about Bayern’s ‘luck’

Joshua Kimmich, he delivered another analysis at the end of the meeting. I think Lokomotiv played a very good game. They were good in transition and attacking with fast players. It was not easy in the second half, but in the end we were lucky to take the victory. It was a really complicated victory. We didn’t play badly, but we should have finished earlier “, judged the German international.

With their victory against Atlético Madrid on the first day (4-0), then that against Lokomotiv Moscow, Bayern Munich occupies the head of group A with 6 points.