Gustavo Blanco Leshchuk


FC Shakhtar Donetsk

Photo: FC Shakhtar Donetsk

Shakhtar continues to prepare for the match with “Volyn”.

On the morning of 4 March, the Pitmen held the last training before the match of the 20th round of the Premier League of Ukraine against Volyn Lutsk. A large part of the hour session, the leaders of the championship dedicated to running exercises, and in the end we had this intrasquad scrimmage on half field and work on set pieces.

– We very well have worked hard all week, have focused on the tactical aspects – said striker Gustavo Blanco Leshchuk. – Understand that it’s an important game in which we are required to take the three points. “Volyn” – physically strong team. I remember the fights against Lucian, when I was still in the “Carpathians”. We need to act carefully from the first to the last minute. Against this opponent it is always difficult to play. Tomorrow’s meeting will be no exception .

– The spring part of the championship Volyn started with a big defeat 0:6 from “Alexandria”…

I wouldn’t pay attention to this result. All matches are different from each other. It is in any case should not relax the team. We are expecting a very difficult match. That it will be, I have no doubt.

– Lutsk head coach Vitaliy Kvartsyanyi have personally attended Shakhtar’s matches against Celta and Vorskla. Tomorrow from “Volyn” expect surprises?

– Let’s see how they will act. We also dismantled their game. I know one thing: Shakhtar are stronger than Volyn and, of course, must take precedence. I hope the lawn in luck good quality. Our technical team state of the field is of great importance.

Before the match, the Pitmen will stay Exactly, but on game day by bus to Lutsk. The departure is scheduled at Exactly 20:30.

We will remind, the match of the 20th round of the national Premier League, Volyn – Shakhtar will take place on 5 March at 19:30. Live meeting will show the channel 2+2.