Fonseca brought 27 players to Lviv

Wednesday, November 23, 2016



On the morning of 23 November, the Pitmen flew to Lviv, where they are to take on Konyaspor tomorrow

Paulo Fonseca brought the following players for the game against the Turks: 

goalkeepers: Mykyta Shevchenko, Andriy Pyatov, Anton Kanibolotskyi; 
defenders: Ivan Ordets Sergii Kryvtsov, Olexandr Kucher, Bohdan Butko, Yaroslav Rakitskyy, Vasyl Kobin, Ismaily, Marcio Azevedo, Vyacheslav Shevchuk, Mykola Matviienko, Darijo Srna;
midfielders: Viktor Kovalenko, Taras Stepanenko, Bernard, Dentinho, Maksym Malyshev, Viacheslav Tankovskyi, Fred, Taison, Marlos;
forwards: Andrii Boriachuk, Eduardo, Facundo Ferreyra, Yevhen Seleznov.

In the evening, the Donetsk team will hold traditional pre-match media events. At 5:00 pm, a pre-match press conference of the Pitmen's head coach Paulo Fonseca and midfielder Dentinho kicks off (with the live stream available on Facebook). At 5:30 pm, the Pitmen will hold a session at the Arena Lviv, whose opening 15 minutes will be available for media coverage. Konyaspor training session is scheduled for 7:00 pm, with their press conference to be given thirty minutes earlier.

The Europa League group stage matchday 5 game Shakhtar vs Konyaspor kicks off at 8:00 EET on November 24. We want to remind you that the Orange-and-Blacks have secured the Europa League Round of 32 berth early, topping their group.

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