Shakhtar arrived in Belgium

Wednesday, November 2, 2016



On the morning of November 2, the Pitmen took off for the Europa League group stage matchday four game against Gent

At 10:30 am, the plane with the Donetsk delegation on board headed for Ostende, from where the Orange-and-Blacks will go to Ghent by bus. Paulo Fonseca brought 22 players for the game vs Gent:

goalkeepers: Andriy Pyatov, Anton Kanibolotskyi, Mykyta Shevchenko;

defenders: Darijo Srna, Bohdan Butko, Yaroslav Rakitskyy, Olexandr Kucher, Ivan Ordets, Serhii Kryvtsov, Ismaily;

midfielders: Taras Stepanenko, Maksym Malyshev, Fred, Vyacheslav Tankovskyi, Taison, Dentinho, Marlos, Bernard, Wellington Nem;

forwards: Facundo Ferreyra, Eduardo, Andrii Boriachuk.

This evening, the Pitmen will be involved in traditional pre-match media activities. At 20:00 Kyiv time, Shakhtar head coach Paulo Fonseca and the team midfielder Bernard will answer the reporters’ questions. At 20:30, the Donetsk team will hold a training session on the Gent Stadium pitch, with the opening 15 minutes being available for media coverage.

This is a reminder that Gent vs Shakhtar game will be held on 3 November. It kicks off at 22:05.