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#Shakhtar Donetsk

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Real stunned in Madrid by Covid-hit Shakhtar Donetsk
# Shakh Attack
# Shakh Attack

Real stunned in Madrid by Covid-hit Shakhtar Donetsk

Oct 21st 2020, 8:14 PM 10,473 Views 5 Comments

The depleted Ukrainian side held on for the win, having opened up a 3-0 lead in the first half.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Shakhtar hammer Basel to reach Europa League semi-finals
# Shak' It Up
# Shak' It Up

Shakhtar hammer Basel to reach Europa League semi-finals

Aug 11th 2020, 10:58 PM 6,168 Views 2 Comments

The Ukrainian side will face Italian giants Inter Milan in Monday’s semi-final.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Tearful Shakhtar captain Taison sent off for reaction to racist abuse
# Ugly Night
# Ugly Night

Tearful Shakhtar captain Taison sent off for reaction to racist abuse

Nov 10th 2019, 9:29 PM 16,905 Views 17 Comments

The Brazil international’s team-mate Dentinho broke down in tears in response to an ugly incident.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Watch: Bizarre decision by goalkeeper costs Shakhtar
# Misfortune
# Misfortune

Watch: Bizarre decision by goalkeeper costs Shakhtar

Oct 22nd 2019, 8:28 PM 10,861 Views 7 Comments

Brazilian Dodo ultimately rescued the hosts with a 75th-minute equaliser amid a 2-2 draw with Dinamo Zagreb.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Sunday 8 September, 2019

A detailed blueprint to fix Manchester United and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
# Essential Reading

A detailed blueprint to fix Manchester United and more of the week's best sportswriting

Sep 8th 2019, 12:15 PM 12,767 Views 2 Comments

Plus, a profile of USA Women’s star Rose Lavelle.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Monday 17 June, 2019

Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies'
# Flop
# Flop

Fred: 'I want to say that next season we will be better. We will be looking to challenge for trophies'

Jun 17th 2019, 7:00 PM 5,810 Views 3 Comments

The Brazilian midfielder was signed for big money in the summer of 2018 and concedes that his debut campaign was a disappointment all round.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 13 December, 2018

'Moment of genius' from Liverpool target Fekir sends Lyon into Champions League last 16
# Magnifique
# Magnifique

'Moment of genius' from Liverpool target Fekir sends Lyon into Champions League last 16

Dec 13th 2018, 6:54 AM 9,513 Views 7 Comments

His goal cost Shakhtar Donetsk a place in the knock-out stage.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Monday 10 December, 2018

Champions League permutations: How Inter, PSG and Liverpool can progress
# Euro Vision
# Euro Vision

Champions League permutations: How Inter, PSG and Liverpool can progress

Dec 10th 2018, 2:27 PM 4,222 Views 0 Comments

Several top sides face an anxious final Champions League matchweek as they look to move into the last 16.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Sterling apologises to referee and Shakhtar over penalty
# Sorry
# Sorry

Sterling apologises to referee and Shakhtar over penalty

Nov 8th 2018, 7:39 PM 6,704 Views 5 Comments

A bizarre call contributed to Manchester City’s 6-0 Champions League win.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Monday 4 June, 2018

Brazil midfielder quiet amid reports of €50 million Man United move
# Transfer News
# Transfer News

Brazil midfielder quiet amid reports of €50 million Man United move

Jun 4th 2018, 11:27 PM 10,595 Views 3 Comments

Fred is giving no clues to his future ahead of a rumoured switch to Old Trafford.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Shakhtar striker apologises for shoving Roma ballboy over advertising hoardings
# My Ball
# My Ball

Shakhtar striker apologises for shoving Roma ballboy over advertising hoardings

Mar 15th 2018, 10:25 AM 6,245 Views 5 Comments

Facundo Ferreyra earned a booking and sparked a brief fracas between the teams.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Friday 23 February, 2018

Shakhtar Donetsk captain Srna slapped with 17-month ban
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

Shakhtar Donetsk captain Srna slapped with 17-month ban

Feb 23rd 2018, 11:55 AM 11,141 Views 0 Comments

The experienced Croatian defender has been given the suspension after testing positive for the steroid dehydroepiandrosterone.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

Stunning Fred free-kick sees Shakhtar stage second-half comeback against Roma
# Slender Advantage
# Slender Advantage

Stunning Fred free-kick sees Shakhtar stage second-half comeback against Roma

Feb 21st 2018, 9:57 PM 4,981 Views 7 Comments

The Ukrainian champions hold a 2-1 lead over their Serie A opponents after tonight’s first leg.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

Subdued Man City slump to first defeat of the season against Shakhtar Donetsk
# Speed Bump
# Speed Bump

Subdued Man City slump to first defeat of the season against Shakhtar Donetsk

Dec 6th 2017, 10:27 PM 5,433 Views 8 Comments

First half goals from Bernard and Ismaily secured the victory for Shakhtar Donetsk.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Gameiro double sets Sevilla sights on Europa League hat-trick
# Donetsk And Dusted
# Donetsk And Dusted

Gameiro double sets Sevilla sights on Europa League hat-trick

May 5th 2016, 10:23 PM 4,659 Views 1 Comment

The defending champions progress to the Basel final on a 5- 3 aggregate win.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

'Bayern Munich are a one-man team' - Didi Hamann
# Claim
# Claim

'Bayern Munich are a one-man team' - Didi Hamann

Feb 17th 2015, 11:30 PM 9,315 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Liverpool midfielder criticised the over-reliance on one particular player.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?
# Competitive
# Competitive

Do you agree with our Champions League team of the week?

Nov 6th 2014, 11:28 AM 4,907 Views 2 Comments

Julio Cesar, Luiz Adriano and Paul Pogba all feature in our latest XI.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Shakhtar striker Maicon dies in a traffic accident
# RIP
# RIP

Shakhtar striker Maicon dies in a traffic accident

Feb 8th 2014, 10:44 AM 9,461 Views 6 Comments

The 25-year-old passed away early this morning, the club said.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 2 October, 2013

Manchester United must be wary of Shakhtar Donetsk's boys from Brazil
# Champions League
# Champions League

Manchester United must be wary of Shakhtar Donetsk's boys from Brazil

Oct 2nd 2013, 7:00 AM 2,253 Views 13 Comments

The Ukrainian champions may be struggling domestically, but their forward line will pose a threat in the Champions League.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Man City splash out €40m on Fernandinho
# Big Money
# Big Money

Man City splash out €40m on Fernandinho

Jun 6th 2013, 6:14 PM 3,805 Views 21 Comments

The Brazilian midfielder arrives in England from Shakhtar Donetsk as City attempt to win back the Premier League.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

VIDEO: Dortmund dominate Donetsk to book last eight berth
# Report
# Report

VIDEO: Dortmund dominate Donetsk to book last eight berth

Mar 5th 2013, 10:08 PM 823 Views 0 Comments

Goals by Felipe Santana, Mario Goetze and Jakub ‘Kuba’ Blaszczykowski won it for the German side.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Death of five fans casts shadow over Dortmund draw
# Half-way There
# Half-way There

Death of five fans casts shadow over Dortmund draw

Feb 13th 2013, 9:56 PM 26,589 Views 11 Comments

Goals before the end of either half proved crucial for the German side.

Who's this Taison fella? 5 things to know before Shakhtar Donetsk vs Borussia Dortmund
# Champions League
# Champions League

Who's this Taison fella? 5 things to know before Shakhtar Donetsk vs Borussia Dortmund

Feb 13th 2013, 7:45 AM 2,004 Views 0 Comments

If the Battle of the Bernabeu isn’t your cup of cha, here’s what you can expect in tonight’s other Champions League tie.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Done deal: Anzhi complete Willian €35m signing
# Big Money
# Big Money

Done deal: Anzhi complete Willian €35m signing

Feb 2nd 2013, 11:31 AM 1,610 Views 0 Comments

Shakhtar were keen to hold on to the attacking midfielder, but Anzhi’s offer as they triggered the 24-year-old’s release clause.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Klopp: Van Persie is the best striker ever
# Dutch Gold
# Dutch Gold

Klopp: Van Persie is the best striker ever

Jan 17th 2013, 7:22 PM 3,505 Views 4 Comments

Look away now, Arsenal fans.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

UEFA Champions League Group E preview: Chelsea exit looms
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

UEFA Champions League Group E preview: Chelsea exit looms

Dec 5th 2012, 8:00 AM 1,244 Views 0 Comments

Rafa Benitez’s side must beat Nordsjaelland and hope Juve lose to Shakhtar

# shakhtar-donetsk - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension
# Banned
# Banned

'Unsporting' Adriano slapped with one-match suspension

Nov 27th 2012, 7:01 PM 1,285 Views 3 Comments

Shakhtar’s Brazilian striker scored after taking advantage of an uncontested hop ball by the referee which was punted forward.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Luiz Adriano faces UEFA rap for unsporting conduct
# Bad Sport
# Bad Sport

Luiz Adriano faces UEFA rap for unsporting conduct

Nov 21st 2012, 5:58 PM 1,871 Views 6 Comments

Captain Darijo Srna says Shakhtar intended to let Nordsjaelland score following Adriano’s controversial equaliser in Denmark last night.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

VIDEO: Luiz Adriano's unsporting behaviour makes the Grinch look like Santa Claus
# Bizarre
# Bizarre

VIDEO: Luiz Adriano's unsporting behaviour makes the Grinch look like Santa Claus

Nov 20th 2012, 8:59 PM 17,943 Views 15 Comments

When your team-mate tries to give the ball back to the opposition, DON’T do this.

Champions League: Crucial clash for Chelsea, Juve
# Italian Job
# Italian Job

Champions League: Crucial clash for Chelsea, Juve

Nov 20th 2012, 9:41 AM 458 Views 0 Comments

A win for Di Matteo’s side in Italy would ensure their progression to the last 16 ahead of the final round of fixtures.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Saorview, sales and Shakhtar Donetsk: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
From TheJournal.ie
# Prime Numbers

Saorview, sales and Shakhtar Donetsk: The week in numbers

Oct 27th 2012, 7:30 PM 6,354 Views 0 Comments

Plus – what’s the monetary value of virginity? And what was Ireland’s best-performing sales sector in September?

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Transfer talk: Villas-Boas plays down Willian link
# London Calling
# London Calling

Transfer talk: Villas-Boas plays down Willian link

Oct 25th 2012, 7:42 AM 536 Views 0 Comments

“He is an extremely good player but we have to respect what we are doing and the talent we have in our squad,” AVB said yesterday.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Preview: Unbeaten Shakhtar await Chelsea's entertainers
# Group E
# Group E

Preview: Unbeaten Shakhtar await Chelsea's entertainers

Oct 23rd 2012, 8:01 AM 365 Views 0 Comments

Roberto Di Matteo has promised more expansive football as the Pensioners travel to Ukraine for their Champions League fixture.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Champions League preview: Holders visit the Old Lady
# Group E
# Group E

Champions League preview: Holders visit the Old Lady

Sep 19th 2012, 7:00 AM 579 Views 0 Comments

Juventus are back at Europe’s top table and will hope to start off by humbling the reigning champions.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

As it happened: Champions League Wednesday
# Champions League
# Champions League

As it happened: Champions League Wednesday

Sep 28th 2011, 7:18 PM 553 Views 0 Comments

Tonight, we’ll be keeping tabs on would-be champions Chelsea, crisis-ridden Arsenal and a host of other European bigwigs, including Barcelona and Milan.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 22 September, 2011

Turkish Girl Power: Fenerbahce plays in front of all-female audience
# Girl Power
From The Daily Edge
# Girl Power

Turkish Girl Power: Fenerbahce plays in front of all-female audience

Sep 22nd 2011, 2:34 PM 1,677 Views 7 Comments

A rare football scene as more than 41,000 women and children pack a Turkish stadium after Fenerbahce’s male fans were banned.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Wednesday 6 April, 2011

As it happened: Champions League Wednesday
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Champions League Wednesday

Apr 6th 2011, 7:13 PM 3,012 Views 0 Comments

Catch up with Chelsea 0-1 Manchester United and Barcelona 5-1 Shakhtar Donetsk with our minute-by-minute coverage here.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Friday 25 March, 2011

Sugardaddies: the fifteen richest owners in the sporting world
# Daddy Warbucks
# Daddy Warbucks

Sugardaddies: the fifteen richest owners in the sporting world

Mar 25th 2011, 12:17 PM 880 Views 0 Comments

Mirror mirror on the wall, who’s the richest of them all? Abramovich is only at number four, so who’s got more moulah?

# shakhtar-donetsk - Friday 18 March, 2011

English big guns paired up in Champions League quarter-final draw
# Euro Vision
# Euro Vision

English big guns paired up in Champions League quarter-final draw

Mar 18th 2011, 11:31 AM 277 Views 0 Comments

Chelsea will face Manchester United in the Champions League quarter-finals while Tottenham Hotspur have been drawn against Real Madrid.

# shakhtar-donetsk - Thursday 17 February, 2011

The Morning Score: Thursday
# Early Doors
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Thursday

Feb 17th 2011, 8:36 AM 283 Views 0 Comments

Arsenal take a slender lead to the Nou Camp, the European tour heads to India, and Liverpool have a 16-year-old schoolkid in their side for this evening’s trip to Prague.

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