Shakhtar arrived in Kharkiv
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The Pitmen left for the return leg vs Celta
On the morning of February 22, an aircraft with the Donetsk delegation on board flew to Kharkiv, where the Orange-and-Blacks are to play their Europa League Round of 32 second leg against Celta de Vigo. 26 players left for the encounter with the Spaniards:
goalkeepers: Anton Kanibolotskyi, Oleh Kudryk, Mykyta Shevchenko, Andriy Pyatov;
defenders: Sergii Kryvtsov, Olexandr Kucher, Ivan Ordets, Bohdan Butko, Yaroslav Rakits’kyy, Vasyl Kobin, Darijo Srna, Ismaily, Marcio Azevedo;
midfielders: Viktor Kovalenko, Taras Stepanenko, Maksym Malyshev, Bernard, Fred, Viacheslav Tankovskyi, Alan Patrick, Marlos, Taison;
forwards: Andrii Boriachuk, Oleksandr Zubkov, Gustavo Blanco Leschuk, Facundo Ferreyra.
In the afternoon, the team will have the traditional pre-match media events. At 16:30, Shakhtar head coach Paulo Fonseca and defender Ivan Ordets will answer the questions from reporters. Watch the press conference live in the club’s official YouTube and Facebook accounts. At 17:00, the Pitmen will conduct a training session at OSC Metalist.