Oleksandr Kucher’s milestone

Today’s match against Dynamo Kyiv is a special one for Oleksandr Kucher. The Pitmen’s defender has come to the pitch for the 250th time for Shakhtar in all the competitions.

Oleksandr made his debut on 4 August 2006 in the home game against Metalist (5-0). Of 250 games, he was fielded in starting line-up in 232 of them. Shakhtar’s centre back netted 10 goals.