Champions League: Shakhtar’s prospective opponents

Shakhtar have advanced to the 2015/16 Champions League play-offs. The draw for this round will be held in Nyon on Friday, August 7.

The Pitmen joined the seeded clubs of the League route. Please note that following the UEFA decision, the Ukrainian and Russian clubs cannot meet in European competitions until further notice. Therefore, the Orange-Blacks’ rivals will be one of the following sides: Lazio (ITA), Club Brugge (BEL), AS Monaco (FRA), or Rapid Wien (AUT).

We want to note that the first legs of the play-off round will be held on 18 and 19 August, and the return ones – on 25 and 26 August respectively.