Tiknizyan announced additional motivation for Dzyuba for the match with Zenit
Lokomotiv footballer Nair Tiknizyan spoke about the mood of team forward Artem Dzyub for the game of the 17th round of the Russian Premier League (RPL) against Zenit. The player spoke out on the YouTube channel “This is football, brother!”
The midfielder noted that the striker did not say anything. “But, of course, it was clear that additional motivation came from him. This was visible both off the field and on the field,” Tiknizyan noted.
The meeting between Lokomotiv and Zenit took place on December 3. The Muscovites won with a score of 3:1. Tiknizyan scored a goal, and Dzyuba made an assist.
Dzyuba moved to Lokomotiv on February 8. Previously, the footballer played for Zenit for seven years. This season he played 15 matches in the RPL, in which he scored four goals and made three assists.
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