The Donetsk club said a big “thank you” for the incredible support and belief in the team.
The match in Sevilla Shakhtar Donetsk completed a European Cup season. The Pitmen played 18 matches with 9 teams from 8 countries of Europe: 4 in the Champions League qualifying, 6 – in the group stage and 8 in the Europa League.
At the conclusion of the Euro Cup season Shakhtar appealed to the fans of the club, which poddrezhival team at the Arena Lviv.
“In every game miner tried to show their best qualities. We fought for the honour of our native Donetsk, Donbass for the suffering, for the honor of Ukraine and for our fans. The semi-finals of the Europa League is certainly a good result, but not achievement, because for our club goal is to win titles and trophies. We wanted more.
All 9 home games we spent away from home, away from Donetsk. But the support that we have felt in the Arena Lviv, deserves the best words of gratitude. We know that the matches were attended not only Lviv residents but also the inhabitants of many cities of Ukraine, among whom have been our loyal fans from Donetsk.
FC Shakhtar Donetsk thanks to all who supported the club during this Champions League campaign. Dear friends, thank you very much for your incredible support and belief in the team. We play for you”, – reads the statement of the club.
Earlier, SPORTS bigmir)net reported that Sevilla beat Shakhtar in the second semi-final of the Europa League for the third time in a row reached the final of the tournament where they will face Liverpool.
Note, Lucescu congratulated the team for the way in the Europa League.
See photo, as Shakhtar lost to Sevilla in the Europa League:
See gallery: step away from the finals: As a miner, lost to Sevilla in the Europa League