Shakhtar vs Istanbul Basaksehir: game day

Thursday, August 25, 2016



In the morning of the decisive match day for advancing to the group stage of the Europa League, the Pitmen held a training session on the Arena Lviv

Paulo Fonseca included a warm-up and practising of set plays into a one hour session. The players are in excellent mood, preparing for the upcoming game. In the evening, the team will come out onto the field in their home Orange-and-Black kit.

We would like to remind you that the kick-off of the Europa League play-off round return leg Shakhtar vs Istanbul Basaksehir is at 10 pm. The match will be broadcast live on Ukraina and Futbol 1 TV channels. You can also follow our live text commentary at