In the Central match of the 8th round of the Premier League between “Alexandria” and Donetsk “Shakhtar” won the Pitmen.
Alexandria – Shakhtar 0:2
Goal: Marlos, 26, Kovalenko, 88
In Alexandria at the stadium “field” both teams showed equal football, but were stronger than Shakhtar. “Alexandria” I had to snatch at least a draw, because it comes on the heels of the Kiev “Dynamo”, which has two games in stock.
The first goal of Shakhtar in the 26th minute, scored by Marlos. After a pass from Marlos Bolbat at the last moment in the fall reached out and flicked the ball past the Keeper the ball rolled very gently, but Pankiv was already played – 0:1.
In the second half, the hosts showed a little better football, but to score failed. Besides, Vasiliy Gritsuk was injured and left the field early.
On 88 minutes, the final score of the match put Victor Kovalenko, who came on as a substitute in the second half. After the split pass from Alan Patrick Kovalenko burst into the penalty area and fired a low shot past the goalkeeper.
Thus, Shakhtar won their seventh win in the current draw of the Premier League and became the sole leader of the standings (21 points). Alexandria continues to hold the second position with 16 points.
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