Match “Shakhtar” — “Wolfsburg” was allowed to perform in Ukraine


The match will be held in early August.

Donetsk “Shakhtar” will play a return match 1/8 finals of the Europa League against German “Wolfsburg” in Ukraine. Permission is given to UEFA for the principle of sports equity since the first game the team played in Germany, reports the with reference to Country.

This can be in Kiev or Kharkiv. According to the press service of “miners”, the football encounter will take place on 5 or 6 August.

UEFA announced that in order to respect the principle of sporting fairness those teams that have to play at home the return leg will hold it in his field.

An important criteria was that the participants of the Europa League, which will be able to play at home, should conduct the matches of the Champions in his field, and the opponent should not be limitations to get in the country, which will host the match.

The draw for the decisive stage of the Europa League will be held on Friday, 10 July in Nyon (Switzerland). All the stages starting with the quarterfinals, will consist of one game in Germany. The event will be determined and potential pairs of parties to 1/4 and 1/2 finals, and the nominal home side in the final match, which will take place on 21 August in Cologne.