In the debut game of the 2017 a rival team in La Manga, has become a Polish Cracovia, which the miners defeated with the score 2:0, the official website of the miners.
The meeting began at a moderate pace. The first dangerous moment has arisen on 10-th minute: Facundo Ferreyra ‘s shot from a good position, but his shot was thwarted by the defender. The poles responded with a one-on-one Pentica – Anton kanibolotskiy has played on an advancing.
Over time, the advantage of the miners became clearer. One of the most active these minutes was Marlos. He twice after the solo passages was struck, but both targets are not reached.
A good chance in the 27th minute had Marcio Azevedo. Left defender of «Shakhtar» powerfully punched from outside the penalty area, but the ball went just over the crossbar.
At the end of the half, the teams exchanged dangerous attacks. First, Anton kanibolotskiy saved after a shot from close range a minute before the break, Facundo Ferreyra, throwing the goalkeeper, hit the post.
After the break, Paulo Fonseca has released 11 new players, among whom were Gustavo Blanco Leshchuk, recently joined the Donetsk team and debuted today at Shakhtar, and Alexander Zubkov. By the way, that Ukrainian became the most prominent figure in the early half. First his long-range shot lacked some centimeters. And in the 55th minute Zubkov on the opponent brought Bernardand Alexander clearly sold out one by one – 1:0.
Had a chance to score and Blanco Laduca. He closed the chamber ismaily defender prevented the Argentine to break for sure. At the end of the match is Alexander Zubkov went Andriy Boryachuk. In the 89th minute, he earned a corner, after which the Pitmen set the final score of the match: Vasyl Kobin has met the standard, and Dentinho at the right time in the right place, just shot head – 2:0.
Today, 22 January, Shakhtar returned to Kiev, and on January 25 will go to the second camp in Portugal.
Shakhtar (Donetsk, Ukraine) – Cracovia (Krakow, Poland) – 2:0 (0:0)
Goals: 1:0 Zubkov (55), 2:0 Dentinho (89)
Shakhtar: kanibolotskiy (Pyatov, 46), Srna (K) (Kobin, 46), Kryvtsov (Coachman, 46), Rakitskiy (Ordets, 46), Azevedo (ismaily, 46), Stepanenko (tank, 46), Malyshev (Fred 46), Marlos (Zubkov, 46; Boyarchuk, 82), Alan Patrick (Dentinho, 46), Tyson (Bernard 46), Ferreira (Blanco Leshchuk, 46)
Subs Not Used: Shevchenko, Kudryk, Matvienko, Arabidze, Budkovskyy.
Note, at the end of the 2016 best player of Ukraine in age categories U-21 was recognized Viktor Kovalenko from Shakhtar Donetsk, and in U-19 — Victor Tsygankov from Kiev «Dynamo».
Shakhtar defeated the poles in the first leg of 2017 22.01.2017