U21. Shakhtar – Dynamo: watch it online

Friday, November 8, 2019



In the U21 League round 14, Shakhtar U21 will host Dynamo U21

November 9, Shchaslyve, Kniazha Arena, 13:00
Live stream on the official YouTube channel

Before the match

Shakhtar are approaching the crucial encounter as the league leaders after having won 10 of 12 matches and scored 31 points. The Miners are the best in terms of goal difference (30 goals scored and 11 goals conceded). The team of Fernando Valente claimed wins in 4 rounds in a row despite the busy schedule. Thus, in the recent meetings, the Orange-and-Blacks proved stronger than Oleksandriia (3-1) and Karpaty (3-2, with the captain Dmytro Kryskiv scoring  a brace, and with Mykhailo Mudryk netting the winner). The best scorers this season are Klym Prykhodko (6 goals) and Artem Bondarenko (5 goals).

The Miners are approaching the U21 Clasico without any personnel losses, with 10 players spending nearly the whole week with Shakhtar U19, taking part in the UEFA Youth League match vs Dinamo Zagreb U19, and returning to Fernando Valente only on Thursday.

Dynamo U21 sit in the second spot in the table (30 points; goal difference of 32–18). The Kyivans also won 10 matches, but suffered 2 home defeats at the hands of Shakhtar (1-2) and Oleksandriia (1-3). Yurii Moroz’s lads were close to losing points in the previous round, scoring the winning goal against Lviv (3-2) just in the 90+2nd minute: the most prolific player Denys Yanakov scored from the spot (7 league goals).
Head-to-head record

In the U21 Championship, Shakhtar and Dynamo met 37 times: 12 wins belong to the Miners, 14 belong to the Kyiv outfit, 11 matches ended in a draw. In the stage-one match, the team of Fernando Valente proved stronger (2-1).

Recent game

August 9, 2019. Chapayivka

Dynamo Kyiv U21 1-2 Shakhtar Donetsk U21
Goals: 1-0 Sukhoruchko (53’), 1-1 Skorok (73’, own goal), 1-2 Bondarenko (87’)

Shakhtar U21: Trubin, Melichenko, Bondar, Semenikhin, Cipriano, Kryskiv (c), Prykhodko, Ocheretko (Mudryk, 46’), Bondarenko (Muravskyi, 90’), Fernando (Cold, 84’), Boryachuk (Sudakov, 90+3’)