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Shakhtar Donetsk

UEFA Champions League: Olympique Lyon draw 1-1 with Shakhtar Donetsk to reach last 16

The French side fell behind to a goal from Junior Moraes midway through the first half and looked in danger of being overtaken in Group F by the Ukraine side and bowing out.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:55 PM IST

UEFA Champions League: Manchester City win group as Sane double sinks Hoffenheim

Manchester City battled back to winning ways, coming from a goal down to overwhelm Hoffenheim 2-1 in the Champions League with a brilliant Leroy Sane double that ensured they progressed to the last-16 as winners of Group F on Wednesday.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:47 PM IST

Jesus hits hat-trick as rampant Manchester City crush Shakhtar 6-0

The result left Manchester City within a whisker of the last 16, as Group F leaders with nine points, three ahead of second-placed Olympique Lyonnais who drew 2-2 with Hoffenheim.

Nov 08, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

UEFA Champions League: Raheem Sterling apologises to referee over comical penalty

With City 1-0 up in the first half, Sterling burst into the area and tripped over as he tried to dig his foot under the ball to chip Donetsk keeper Andriy Pyatov.

Nov 08, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

Manchester City delivered best first-half display in three years - Pep Guardiola

The victory meant that the Premier League champions moved to the top of Group F standings with six points, a point ahead of Lyon.

Oct 24, 2018, 20:24 PM IST

Champions League: Shakhtar Donetsk raise the heat as AS Roma freeze

As the temperature dipped towards minus-nine Celsius, Argentine striker Ferreyra took advantage of poor Roma defending to score with an expertly-taken goal in the 52nd minute. That turned the game on its head and it was no surprise when Brazilian midfielder Fred curled in a free kick off the underside of the crossbar to stun the visitors in the 71st minute.

Feb 22, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 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 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 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

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