Shakhtar’s training camp: morning and evening training

Thursday, August 4, 2022

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The team gets acclimatized in Slovenia and continues preparation for matches

The Miners had two training sessions on Thursday, August 4. The morning started from exercises in fitness center, where the footballers received loading on all their muscle groups. Then they went to the pitch and worked on moving direction change, dribbling through short pass, shots, as well as one-on-one play. At the end of the session Igor Jovicevic thanked the footballers for maximum intensity and advised to pay attention to the organism recovery that is especially important during such hot weather.

The evening training session was dedicated to playing exercises and tactical drills. At the end, the players were divided into 4 teams of 5 participants each to have a mini-tour. Note that Taras Stepanenko and Lassina Traore had individual training programme today.

Shakhtar will play the charity match against Italian AS Roma on August 7. Meet will take place as a part of the Shakhtar Global Tour for Peace in Rome at the Stadio Olimpico. Kickoff is at 21:45 Kyiv time.

Proceeds from the sale of tickets and advertising will be used to purchase everything necessary for the defenders of Ukraine, Ukrainian citizens and children affected by the war. A total of UAH 13.2 million has been raised through the 5 charity matches played in the spring.

We want to remind that from February 24 to July 1, SCM businesses, the Rinat Akhmetov Foundation and FC Shakhtar have granted more than UAH 2.7 billion or about USD 90 million to help Ukraine and Ukrainians, with the amount increasing daily. Humanitarian aid has already reached over 3 million people.