Shakhtar players score on international duty
On March 24, Ukraine U21 team played an away friendly against their Austria counterparts. The team of Oleksandr Holovko managed to snatch a win in the dying minutes. The only goal was scored by Shakhtar striker Denys Arendaruk. Besides, FC Shakhtar players Taras Kacharaba and Oleksandr Zubkov took part in the game.
Austria U21 0-1 (0-0) Ukraine U21
Goal: 0-1 Arendaruk (90+5’)
Ukraine U21: Pidkivka, Miroshnychenko, Kacharaba, Svatok, Sobol, Kharatin, Vachiberadze, Danchenko (Kabayev), Yurchenko (Zubkov), Mikhailichenko (Arendaruk), Besedin (Yaremchuk)
Head coach: Oleksandr Holovko
Let us remind you that on March 28 Ukraine U21 team will play against Georgia U21.
On the same day, in the first match of the EURO 2016 elite round, Oleksandr Petrakov’s charges met with Finland. Two goals were scored in the match by FC Shakhtar Academy players Valeriy Bondar and Oleksiy Kashchuk. Besides, Maksym Chekh also spent 90 minutes on the pitch.
Ukraine U17 3-0 (0-0) Finland U17
Goals: 1-0 Bondar (55’), 2-0 Kashchuk (59’), 3-0 Buletsa (67’)
Ukraine U17: Lunin, Bondar (c), Popov, Mikolenko, Chekh, Kulakov, Kashchuk (Yanakov, 68’), Khakhlev, Deda (Kozyrenko, 80’), Buletsa (Naumets, 73’), Sukhar
Head coach: Oleksandr Petrakov
In the next match on 26 March, Ukraine U17 team will meet with Turkey.