Shakhtar held training session without internationals

After resting for three days after the match with Metalurh, on September 1 the Pitmen returned to their usual mode. In the evening, the team held a training session at Svyatoshyn base.

Obviously, the training did not involve internationals. The session took place under the guidance of Shakhtar assistant head coach was Alexandru Spiridon. Mircea Lucescu is currently in Nyon at the XVII UEFA Elite Coaches Forum, which usually precedes the start of the Champions League group stage.

The first half of the hour and a half session at Svyatoshyn involved running and aerobic exercises under the supervision of fitness coach Carlo Nicolini. The rest of the time was spent on working with the ball.

It should be added that Ivan Ordets is still training in accordance with his individual programme.

Details can be found in the photo spread.