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Castro: ‘football is a world of opportunity'

Wed 17 March 2021 | 19:53

Shakhtar Donetsk manager Luis Castro insists their game against Roma is difficult but ‘football is a world of opportunity' and they have what it takes to upset the Giallorossi.


secured a comfortable 3-0 victory in the first leg at the Stadio Olimpico, both teams will play the second leg of the Europa League last 16 in Kiev on Thursday.

“Every coach, including me, feels the pressure to get results,”

said Castro in his press conference


“I know full well this is a difficult match, but football is a world of opportunity and we have everything required to make the most of our opportunity tomorrow.

“I do not believe in miracles, I believe in hard work and sometimes that brings rewards. Were you in Zagreb against Dinamo? Did you think we could overturn that result? Well, we did.

“I know perfectly well that it’s difficult, but I hope to win. If Roma win, then we can only tip our hats to them.”

source: SportMob