Shakhtar as viewed by UEFA

Saturday, April 16, 2016



After advancing to the Europa League semi-finals, the Pitmen remained in Lviv, where they are to play against Olimpik. On April 16, a UEFA TV crew have visited the Donetsk team’s camp

This time, Taras Stepanenko and Marlos were entrusted with representing Shakhtar in videos and on photos. The reporters congratulated the players upon joining the UEFA Europa League quartet of the strongest teams and asked the players about their opinion about the draw. The Pitmen have analysed the way they passed before reaching the semi-finals, shared their expectations of the encounter with Sevilla, evaluated their team’s current form and spoke about Mircea Lucescu's requirements to the players and to building the game.

Through the interviews, they recorded extensive materials to be used by UEFA shortly on their official website. Learn more about Shakhtar’s media day in the photo spread below.