Shakhtar Donetsk

Paulo Fonseca dons mask of Zorro after Shakhtar Donetsk leave their mark

Paulo Fonseca dons mask of Zorro after Shakhtar Donetsk leave their mark

Last month, Fonseca vowed that he would don the iconic masked vigilante`s outfit if the Ukranian side progressed to the last 16 and stuck to his word, wearing a black cape, mask and hat during the post-match presser after the win.

Dec 07, 2017, 16:48 PM IST
Champions League: Liverpool through into the last 16, Ronaldo claims new record

Champions League: Liverpool through into the last 16, Ronaldo claims new record

The Portuguese superstar scored his ninth in the competition this season in reigning champions Real Madrid`s 3-2 win at home to Borussia Dortmund.

Dec 07, 2017, 14:43 PM IST
Manchester City overcome Shakhtar Donetsk in Champions League

Manchester City overcome Shakhtar Donetsk in Champions League

After a frustrating first half, in which Shakhtar threatened on the break thanks to some clever moves by Brazilian Bernard while City struggled to find the final pass, De Bruyne broke the deadlock.

Sep 27, 2017, 09:30 AM IST
Real Madrid lose Raphael Varane to hamstring injury

Real Madrid lose Raphael Varane to hamstring injury

Varane picked up the injury during Madrid`s 4-3 Champions League win away to Shakhtar Donetsk.

Nov 27, 2015, 23:04 PM IST
Pressure still on Real Madrid this weekend

Pressure still on Real Madrid this weekend

Real Madrid will travel to play Eibar, who are currently sixth in the table.

Nov 26, 2015, 21:22 PM IST
Champions League: PSG hold Real Madrid, Anthony Martial rescues Manchester United

Champions League: PSG hold Real Madrid, Anthony Martial rescues Manchester United

Paris Saint-Germain hold Real Madrid, Anthony Martial earns draw for United in the Champions League.

Oct 22, 2015, 09:29 AM IST
PSG stronger than Real Madrid, says Shakhtar coach

PSG stronger than Real Madrid, says Shakhtar coach

A day ahead of hosting Paris Saint Germain in the Champions League Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu said the Qatar-backed outfit were even stronger than Real Madrid right now.

Sep 30, 2015, 00:08 AM IST
UCL: David Luiz doubtful for PSG's game at Shakhtar

UCL: David Luiz doubtful for PSG's game at Shakhtar

Brazil centre back David Luiz is doubtful for Paris St Germain`s Champions League Group A game at Shakhtar Donetsk, coach Laurent Blanc said on Tuesday.

Sep 30, 2015, 00:05 AM IST
Liberated Cristiano Ronaldo seeks to extend scoring spree

Liberated Cristiano Ronaldo seeks to extend scoring spree

 Cristiano Ronaldo, who has hit eight goals in two games playing more centrally for Real Madrid, aims to add to his tally against Granada on Saturday with coach Rafa Benitez saying his forwards are given flexibility to move freely.

Sep 18, 2015, 19:24 PM IST
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale sidelined by calf muscle injury

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale sidelined by calf muscle injury

 Real Madrid midfielder Gareth Bale damaged a calf muscle in his left leg during Tuesday`s 4-0 Champions League Group A victory at home to Shakhtar Donetsk, tests confirmed on Thursday.

Sep 17, 2015, 18:03 PM IST
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos suffers shoulder injury

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos suffers shoulder injury

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos is a major doubt for Saturday`s La Liga clash at home to Granada after suffering a shoulder injury in Madrid`s 4-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk.

Sep 16, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

Champions League: Record-breaking Cristiano Ronaldo treble eases Real Madrid past Shakhtar Donetsk

Cristiano Ronaldo moved in front of Lionel Messi as the top goalscorer in Champions League history with a hat-trick as Real Madrid opened their European campaign with a 4-0 win over 10-man Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday.

Sep 16, 2015, 04:15 AM IST

Champions League: Real Madrid star Gareth Bale forced off with calf problem

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale was substituted just half an hour into the Spanish giants Champions League opener against Shakhtar Donetsk due to a calf injury on Tuesday.

Sep 16, 2015, 02:38 AM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo back on song for Rafa Benitez's European debut

Cristiano Ronaldo back on song for Rafa Benitez's European debut

Rafa Benitez will make his Champions League debut as Real Madrid coach at home to Group A rivals Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday safe in the knowledge that record marksman Cristiano Ronaldo is not past it after all.

Sep 13, 2015, 14:26 PM IST
CL: Celtic in trouble, Sofiane Feghouli puts Valencia in driving seat

CL: Celtic in trouble, Sofiane Feghouli puts Valencia in driving seat

Celtic may come to regret not making Jo Inge Berget`s loan a permanent move as his double for Swedish side Malmo saw them only lose 3-2 away in their Champions League play-off first leg match on Wednesday and leave the Scottish champions hopes of a place in the group stage in the balance.

Aug 20, 2015, 03:26 AM IST
UEFA throw out Fenerbahce protest over Fred inclusion in cup tie

UEFA throw out Fenerbahce protest over Fred inclusion in cup tie

UEFA have thrown out a protest by Fenerbahce, who complained that Champions League opponents Shakhtar Donetsk fielded Fred in last week`s tie despite allegations of a doping offence against the Brazilian midfielder.

Aug 04, 2015, 18:55 PM IST
Fenerbahce protest over Fred inclusion by Shakhtar

Fenerbahce protest over Fred inclusion by Shakhtar

Fenerbahce have protested to UEFA over the inclusion in a Champions League tie by Ukraine`s Shakhtar Donetsk of Brazilian midfielder Fred despite reports he had tested positive for a banned substance, the Turkish club said Friday.

Jul 31, 2015, 21:55 PM IST
Soccer club Fenerbahce lodge protest over Fred inclusion in cup tie

Soccer club Fenerbahce lodge protest over Fred inclusion in cup tie

Fenerbahce have lodged a protest with UEFA over the inclusion of midfielder Fred in the Shakhtar Donetsk lineup for Tuesday`s Champions League qualifier despite allegations of a doping offence hang

Jul 31, 2015, 14:33 PM IST
Shakhtar field midfielder despite threat of doping ban

Shakhtar field midfielder despite threat of doping ban

Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu admitted he went against UEFA`s wishes in fielding midfielder Fred in Tuesday`s Champions League qualifier despite being aware of a possible doping violation h

Jul 29, 2015, 13:55 PM IST
Bayern Munich sign Brazil`s Douglas Costa from Shakhtar Donetsk

Bayern Munich sign Brazil`s Douglas Costa from Shakhtar Donetsk

Bayern Munich completed their first big transfer of the off-season on Wednesday by signing Brazil international Douglas Costa from Ukraine side Shakhtar Donetsk for a reported 30 million euros ($33.3m).

Jul 01, 2015, 18:41 PM IST