Grassau in the German and Austrian Velden “Shakhtar” spent three weeks. The players were in a good shape, alternating training with control meetings and getting thus serious physical exertion.
Here’s a match with Turkish “Besiktas” wards Paulo Fonseca started actively and on the third minute could open the account: Yaroslav Rakitskiy good translation found on the left ismaily, the Brazilian is conveniently shot in the penalty area, but Victor Kovalenko-touch shot just over the bar.
Beşiktaş decided to protect themselves from such threats control of the ball, and closer to the middle of the half chances began to appear at the gate of Andrei Pyatov. First, the goalkeeper of Shakhtar showed excellent response, reflecting Adriano’s shot, and then Vagner Love and Tolgay Arslan from the vantage-point sent the ball wide of the goal.
The second half was much more interesting in terms of team speed, but truly dangerous episodes again was not too much. Strikes Kovalenko (head) and Fernando (from the penalty) took the Turkish defenders, Pyatov coped with the attempt Genola, and in response to Maicon originally struck free-kick, dropping the ball under the wall, but Zengin was ready for it.
At the end of the match appeared on the field, Dynamo, and initiative fully captured the Pitmen, but the ball flew in the net of the opponent after hitting Totovytskyi, and for a moment before the referee signalled for offside.
0:0 is a natural outcome of the meeting. It was the final game of Shakhtar at the training camp. All the Pitmen have played five friendlies, scoring three wins, two draws, goal difference: 10-3).
Team Paulo Fonseca returned to Ukraine and on July 21 in Odessa, will open the new season with the match for the Ukrainian super Cup with Dynamo.
Test match football
“Shakhtar” (Donetsk) – “Beshiktash” (Istanbul) – 0:0 (0:0)
Shakhtar: Pyatov, Danchenko (Butko, 82), Kryvtsov, Rakitskiy, ismaily (Matvienko, 65), Stepanenko (K), Maicon, Marlos, Kovalenko (Dentinho, 82), Fernando (Bolbat, 77), Moraes (Totovitskyy, 82)
According to the press service of “Shakhtar”