Shakhtar: schedule of summer pre-season
On Monday, 22 June, Shakhtar will start their preparation for the 2015-16 season. The Pitmen will hold training camps in Austria, Poland and Switzerland.
The first stage of preparation will take place in the Austrian town of Going and will be held from 22 June to 3 July. The Pitmen are scheduled to play three friendlies.
27 June. Shakhtar - Neftchi (Baku, Azerbaijan)
30 June. Shakhtar - Shkenderbeu (Korce, Albania)
2 July. Shakhtar - Eintracht (Braunschweig, Germany)
Then, the Pitmen will head to Poland, when on 4 and 5 July they will take part in the competition LOTTO Lubelskie Cup. We would like to remind you the schedule of matches:
4 July, semi-finals
19:00*. Slask (Wroclaw) - Shakhtar (Donetsk)
21:30. Monaco - Hannover 96
16.00. Match for third place
19:00. Final tournament
* Ukrainian time specified
The Pitmen will hold the final part of the training camps in Switzerland, where they will take part in the Valais Cup 2015. Sion and Basel from Switzerland, Lyon (France) and PSV (Netherlands) will fight for the trophy. The schedule of the competition matches is as follows:
7 July. Sion (Switzerland) - Shakhtar
9 July. Basel (Switzerland) - Shakhtar
We remind the fans that the schedule may be subject to change. Our site will additionally inform you about the kick-off times of matches in Austria and Switzerland. Stay tuned!