Top ten players of Shakhtar Donetsk football club

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Performance record of Shakhtar Donetsk football club

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Shakhtar Donetsk football club

Shakhtar Donestsk football club has been producing remarkable results in the recent past which has earned them plaudits from many critics. Shakhtar football club has a very able and strong squad that allows it to succeed against top class teams such as Arsenal fooball club and AS Roma football club. Shakhtar Donestsk football club is flying high after reaching the quarter finals of the UEFA Champions League but there is more to come as the Shakhtar football club team is currently at the top of their domestic league and in contention to win a few trophies this season. Shakhtar Donestsk FC has a variety of trophies in the trophy cabinet and is the only team this year from Ukraine to qualify for the quarter finals in the UEFA Champions League which is an achievement in itself.

Performance record of Shakhtar Donestsk football club:

1) Soviet Cup Winners (4 times).

2) Soviet Supercup Winners.

3) Ukrainian Premier League Winners (5 times).

4) Ukrainian Cup Winners (6 times).

5) Ukrainian Supercup Winners (3 times).

6) UEFA Cup/Europa League Winners.

7) Channel One Cup Winners.

8) La Manga Cup Winners.

9) Uhrencup Winners.

The Shakhtar Donetsk football club has also received a special award from the IFFHS (International Federation of Football History and Statistics) for making the biggest progress of the decade, 2011.

Profile of Shakhtar Donetsk football club

by on March 17, 2011
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Shakhtar Donetsk football club

Shakhtar Donetsk football club has recently wowed the world with it’s recent string of performances showing great character and achieving victories against top notch clubs such as Arsenal football club and AS Roma football club. The Ukraine based club, Shakhtar Donestsk football club was founded in 1936 and is also known by the nickname of ‘Hirnyky (MINERS). Shakhtar Donetsk football club is gaining large popularity under current coach Mircea Lucescu who has strengthened the team by making new signing and also utilized effective tactics to bring consistency in the performances of the team.

The Shakhtar Donetsk FC has also won a significant number of trophies since their establishment as a professional football club and play their home fixtures at the Donbass arena which can accommodate over 51,000 fans. Shaktar Donetsk FC is currently owned by Rinat Akhmetov. Shakhtar football club has a talented squad that has ensured qualification for the quarter finals of the UEFA Champions League after beating AS Roma football club. Shakhtar Donetsk football club has also won their domestic Ukrainian league in the 200/10 season. The kit of Shakhtar Donetsk football club consist of black, orange and white as the primary colours. The home kit is a striped jersey consisting of black and orange colours with black shorts while the away kit consists of black shots and white jersey.