Darijo Srna played his 300th league game
The game with Oleksandriya has become a milestone for Darijo Srna. The Pitmen’s captain now has 300 Ukrainian league games under his belt.
Darijo made his debut for Shakhtar on 12 July 2003, coming on as a sub in the game with Metalurh Zaporizhzhya (the Pitmen got a 3-0 win).
Srna played his Ukrainian league game on 15 March 2008. Back then Shakhtar hammered Metalurh to claim a 4-1 away win. Interestingly, Darijo played his 200th game against the Kharkiv side in Donetsk too – the landmark event took place on 23 October 2011.
Top three Shakhtar players in terms of the highest number of games played for Shakhtar is as follows:
1. Darijo Srna – 300
2. Dmytro Shutkov – 266
3. Serhiy Popov – 238