Oleksii Shevchenko is Shakhtar player

Sunday, June 17, 2018



The club has signed a five-year agreement with the goalkeeper

On June 17, FC Shakhtar signed a contract with the goalkeeper Oleksii Shevchenko, who recently played for Karpaty Lviv.
- It's a big challenge for me. Becoming a part of Shakhtar is a bliss and high responsibility. I'm glad to be in the team of champions, - Oleksii commented on the deal. - Every footballer dreams of playing for the best club in their country, and I'm no exception. Shakhtar annually delivers a decent performance in the European arena, also claiming domestic trophies. I believe that’s a huge step in my career. My best appearances, I'm sure, are yet to come.
Player profile
Oleksii Shevchenko was born in Dnipro on 24 February 1992.
Role: goalkeeper
Height: 188 cm
The Metalurh Zaporizhya academy graduate. He played for Hoverla Uzhhorod, Olimpik Donetsk, Torpedo and Dila (Georgia), and for Zorya Luhansk. Starting from February 2018, he kept the goal of Kapaty Lviv.
Oleksii made 48 apps in the Ukrainian Premier League and 7 in European competitions.