(U-16) UFK-Karpaty 0-4 Shakhtar
In the game of the final part of the DUFL, 1 July, Shakhtar U-16 faced UFK-Karpaty.
The game started successfully for the Donetsk side. As early as in the opening minutes, the Pitmen orchestrated a dangerous attacking move, Yakovets darted into the penalty area, but was brought down. Kravchuk converted the spot-kick. Mate extended the lead of his team, slotting home a cross from the flank on 25 minutes. The Lviv side were forced to defend all the time, not having an opportunity to threaten the Pitmen’s defence. Shakhtar felt quite comfortable in such a situation. On 52 minutes, Kaschuk again sent the ball into the net, having found himself in a good position. After eight minutes, Kaschuk again sent the ball into the net thanks to his individual effort, thus registering a brace.
- Our task was to advance from the group from the first place, - Shakhtar U-16 head coach Gennadiy Zubov has reflected on the game. – We coped with that. We dominated the whole game. We created many chances, but our finishing let us down a bit. But the boys moved well, controlled the ball. The opponents took two corner kicks and failed to deal with our team.
UFK-Karpaty U-16 (Lviv) - Shakhtar U-16 (Donetsk) - 0:4
Goals: Kravchuk (3, pen.), Mate (25), Kashchuk (52), Kashchuk (60)
Shakhtar U-16: Khmelovskiy (Vertey, 75), Konoplya (Arakelyan, 59), Mate (Koval, 59), Bondar (Sobolevskiy, 65) Pavlish, Chekh, Andryushchenko (Kashchuk, 41), Gaivan (Sobolevskiy, 77), Bodnaruk (Kuzmenko, 41), Yakovets, Kravchuk (Vakulenko, 57)
Head coach: Gennadiy Zubov
Coach: Oleksandr Alimov