Shakhtar landed in Switzerland

Tuesday, August 2, 2016



The Pitmen left for the Champions League third qualifying round return game

On the morning of August 2, the aircraft with the Donetsk delegation on board headed for Switzerland. Having spent three hours in the sky, the Orange-and-Blacks landed in Basel. There, the team will take a bus to Bern.

Paulo Fonseca has included 21 players in the squad list for the return leg:

goalkeepers: Andriy Pyatov, Mykyta Shevchenko, Oleh Kudryk;

defenders: Olexandr Kucher, Yaroslav Rakits’kyy, Bohdan Butko, Darijo Srna, Sergii Kryvtsov, Ivan Ordets, Ismaily;

midfielders: Maksym Malyshev, Viktor Kovalenko, Taras Stepanenko, Fred, Marlos, Wellington Nem, Taison, Oleksandr Zubkov, Dentinho;

forwards: Ievgen Seleznov, Eduardo.

At 19:30 Kyiv time (EET), they will hold a pre-match press conference of Shakhtar head coach Paulo Fonseca and defender Sergii Kryvtsov. At 20:00, the Orange-and-Blacks will hold an open training session at the Stade de Suisse.