The former Dynamo Kiev and Soviet international midfielder Andrei Bal has died suddenly as a result of a blood clot at the age of 56 during a football match of veteran teams, the club reported Saturday.
Shakhtar Donetsk will shift their headquarters to Kiev and play their Champions League and domestic games in the western city of Lviv to escape from the Ukraine`s strife-torn east, CEO Sergei Palkin confirmed.
Dnipropetrovsk`s Georgian midfielder Jaba Kankava possibly saved Dynamo Kiev midfielder Oleh Husev`s life with his fast reactions after a potentially deadly incident during a Ukrainian top flight match at the weekend.
Kiev may have been left smarting after Crimea voted overwhelmingly to split from Ukraine, but the capital was offered a brief moment of solace when its football team scored victory against the side from the separatist peninsula on Sunday.
Carlo Ancelotti called on Paris Saint-Germain to repeat the same level of commitment domestically after a disciplined performance laid the foundations for a crucial Champions League victory over Dynamo Kiev.
Paris Saint-Germain returned to the Champions League for the first time in eight years and sent out a warning to Europe’s biggest sides as they ran out resounding 4-1 winners over Dynamo Kiev at Parc des Princes.