Real Madrid vs Shakhtar: information for media

On September 14, on the eve of the Matchday 1 game between Real Madrid and Shakhtar in the Champions League group stage, traditional press conferences and the teams’ open training sessions will take place.

Events will be held at the training base of the Madrid club in Valdebebas. At 12:00*, Real Madrid will hold their training session (first 15 minutes will be open to media). Real Madrid head coach Rafael Benitez and one of the team players will answer journalists’ questions at 14:00.

Mircea Lucescu and one of Shakhtar players will talk to the press at 20:00. At 20:30, the Pitmen will start their training session, the first 15 minutes of which will be open to media representatives.

* Ukrainian time