"Shakhtar" lost 0:5 in a match with two penalties. Video
Shakhtar Donetsk suffered a crushing defeat at the training camp in the Netherlands. The friendly match against AEK ended with a score of 0:5.
The Greek champion had total superiority and scored the first goal in the 11th minute. Levi Garcia received a pass in the center of the penalty area and calmly outplayed Tvardovskyi.
In the 15th minute, Shakhtar found themselves on the powerplay after Nordin Amrabat received a second yellow card while being penalized for talking.
On the 23rd the referee leveled the lineup. Danylo Udod received the first yellow card for a rough tackle in the opponent's half of the field, and five minutes later he lost the fight and repeated the same in the center of the field.
Before the break, Shakhtar conceded once again. For the second half, the coaches released full squads, but it did not help the team. Ukrainians lost three more scores.
AEK - Shakhtar - 5:0
Shakhtar start: Tvardovskyi, Castillo, Bondar, Zubkov, Gocholeishvili, Kelsy, Topalov, Matvienko, Udod, Glushchenko, Kornienko.
Reserve: Puzankov, Farina, Kozik, Drozd, Rakitskyi, Ocheretko, Tsukanov, Yanovych, Sikan, Vyunnik
As OBOZREVATEL reported, on July 3, the Dutchman Patrick van Leeuwen became the new head coach of Shakhtar Donetsk. The 54-year-old specialist signed a two-year agreement with the team.