Persepolis Seeking Victory over Bunyodkor, Coach Says

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Tehran's Persepolis football team coach Hamid Derakhshan said his men are going to defeat Uzbekistan's Bunyodkor in Group A of the 2015 AFC Champions League.

Persepolis Seeking Victory over Bunyodkor, Coach Says

Persepolis will meet Uzbekistan’s Bunyodkor in Tashkent on Tuesday.

The Iranian giant topped the group after defeating Lekhwiya 3-0, while Bunyodkor drew with Al Nasr of Saudi Arabia 1-1.

“I hope Persepolis will do its best against Bunyodkor. We have a good knowledge of them and know they are a good team," Derakhshan said in the pre-match news conference.

“We have had a good start in the AFC Champions League and want to defeat them on their soil."

“Defeating Lekhwiya 3-0 was a good result but it’s not enough and we have to keep going,” Persepolis coach added.

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