Shakhtar vs Karpaty: pre-match training

Friday, November 18, 2016



On November 18, the Pitmen held a closing training session at Sviatoshyn base before flying to Kharkiv

Paulo Fonseca, as usual, based the pre-match training on tactical exercises. In the end, the Orange-and-Blacks practised set pieces. Shakhtar are in a great mood before the game vs Lviv, and most importantly they have no injuries. Viacheslav Tankovskyi, Mykola Matviienko, Yevhen Seleznov and Oleh Kudryk have not trained with the team today. They have been capped by Shakhtar U21 team to play Karpaty U21.

The league leaders’ further plans include dinner, some rest and departure to the airport. The flight to the former capital is scheduled for 8:30 pm.

Let us remind you that the Ukrainian Premier League Matchday 15 game Shakhtar vs Karpaty will be held in Kharkiv on November 19. It kicks off at 17:00. The match will be aired live on Futbol 2 TV channel.

Tickets for the game can be purchased online at, at the ticket office of OSC Metalist, as well as at retail outlets of the city.