Football: Shakhtar Donetsk beats WfL Wolfsburg in its backyard

Source : 112 Ukraine

The Miners showcased a very confident performance
10:49, 13 March 2020

FC Shakhtar

In Germany, Shakhtar Donetsk FC played against WfL Wolfsburg in the match of the Europa League 1/8 finals.

The Miners started off cautiously, but they were the first to open the score in the match - Ismaily sent the ball in the penalty area, Brooks failed to play at the goalposts and Moraes scored with a header.

The Germans were able to even the score early in the second half when Brooks sent the ball into the opponent’s goalposts after a perfectly executed corner kick. But Shakhtar Donetsk was able to snatch the victory after Marcos Antonio's successful follow-up.

Related: Football: Ukraine, Poland to play friendly with empty stands

As we reported earlier, Ukraine national football team will play against its Polish counterpart with empty stands

"Poland vs Finland in Wroclaw and Poland vs Ukraine in Chorzow will be played without viewers. The games will be broadcasted via TV", the Secretary-General of the Polish Football Union wrote.

However, this will not affect the team's mindset. According to Andriy Shevchenko, its head coach, the Ukrainian team is willing to test itself against the world's strongest national teams.

Related: Europa League 1/8 finals: Shakhtar Donetsk to challenge Wfl Wolfsuburg

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