Tianjin Teda coach serous about ‘dead rubber’ against Central Coast

Tianjin Teda coach Zho Shusheng is serious about tonight’s dead rubber match against Central Coast Mariners.

Tianjin Teda coach Zho Shusheng is serious about tonight’s dead rubber match against Central Coast Mariners.

Neither club can progress to the next phase of the Asian Champions League but Zuo is focused on on getting appositive result away from home.

"The result of the game doesn’t matter but we will be very serious about this game and fully prepared," he said.

"Central Coast is a very strong team. At our home ground it was very difficult to get a draw with them. They play a high tempo game and are very powerful.

"It will be a hard match but we will try to present an exciting match. We will play some young players."