AS Řím – Viktoria Plzeň

An extremely difficult task ahead footballers have Pilsen. To have a realistic chance to advance from the group struggles to spring the European league, they need to win on the field currently second in the Italian league team AS Roma. If they fail, they must hope that Austria Vienna home ties with Astra Giurgiu. Otherwise, the city will play in the final round just for the honor.

Viktoria Although tempting battle group aligned with all three opponents, but yet she failed to win. He tied three times and lost once. With three points it is in last place, despite giving up the fight for progress.

“They know that we do not have in our own hands. We still think on the process, but it will be very difficult. We’ll see what chance do we have before the last match,” said coach Roman Pivarník.

The key is the match in Rome, however, AS group and not yet the average scores three goals per game. Pilsen home with him after a very good performance drew 1: 1st Overall, Czech teams against Italian clubs doing lately. For the past nine duels won only Italians. Plzen with participants in Serie A has not lost the last four matches.

At the same time Czech champions fail to follow through on the European stage matches to win, which have been waiting 13 games since last September.

This time, Plzen could help the Romans already have a procedure from very close and prepare for it does not even defeat. Conversely, in the league at the weekend after nine competitive matches without defeat insufficient to Bergamo and leaders Juventus lose seven points. Coach Luciano Spalletti could thus save some support for a league match with Pescara, especially when he already has a relatively large infirmary.

“I do not know who will play. But we need to significantly improve concentration. We get unnecessary goals at times when polevíme. Otherwise but our game from the beginning of the season to improve,” said Spalletti.

Currently, the biggest support striker Edin Džeko. Bosnian striker, who played for Teplice, put this season in 18 matches 12 goals. He capably seconded by Mohamed Salah. Roman club legend Francesco Totti is to medics.

In Pilsen in Rome did not join defender Radim Butcher, who got the flu. Instead, it should be on the right edge of board and left Ales Matějů should return key quarterback David Limberský, who did not play due to illness over the weekend in Mlada Boleslav.