Shakhtar U-19 have failed to score points in the first match of the group stage of the UEFA Youth League.
The first time passed at notable advantage of Shakhtar, but to go ahead team of Andres Carrasco and failed. Especially in front of goal also active Michael Mudrik, had missed two 100% chance.
Before the whistle for the break Hoffenheim in a rare attack earned a penalty and took the lead. The offensive goal heavily influenced the psychological state of the players of “Shakhtar”. In the second half, the Pitmen pressed to their gates, and naturally missed the second ball.
A chance to be saved in the 74th minute after a corner gave Andrey Kulakov, which they didn’t bother to jump in the box and head to send the ball into the far corner.
Shakhtar rushed forward, but to equalise for the hosts failed. At the end of the match the referee had rightly cancelled the second goal against Hoffenheim, registering a handball from striker “miners”.
In the second round of the group round of the UEFA Youth League Shakhtar October 2, will play away against Lyon.
Shakhtar U-19 – Hoffenheim U-19 1:2
Goals: fists, 74 – Alberico, 45+1, pen, Amade, 61.
Miner: Trubin – Hemp, Murawski (Prikhodko, 70), Jakub, Rudawy – Czech – Bondarenko (Biblic, 88), Perch (Gurov, 58), Kryskow, Mudrik – Fists
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