Darijo Srna returned to the Shakhtar after a year’s absence, the Croat will work in the coaching staff Luis Castro.
The Donetsk club has published a video in which the players and the coaching staff greeted the former captain of the team. One of the players who at that time were based on “miner”, was an ex-Dynamo player Junior Moraes. Darijo Srna warmly embraced with the striker.
The arms of Darijo Srna and Junior Moraes: watch the video
About 2.5 years ago during a match of the 18th round of the Ukrainian League 2016/17 season between Shakhtar and Dynamo Moraes, who at the time played for Dynamo Kyiv, was hit in the face Darijo Srna, for which he received a 5 match suspension, says “Football 24”.
Video of the fight Darijo Srna and Junior Moraes to 2017: watch the video
The Return Of The Srna? When I signed the contract with “Shakhtar” and knowing that Srna is not here, I was upset. He is a super person and a leader. Now he’s back and I am very happy. It will be very important for us – quotes Moraes official website of “Shakhtar”.
Thursday, June 20, it became known that Darijo Srna will be part of the coaching staff Luis Castro, who led Shakhtar last week.
Srna played for Shakhtar since 2003 to 2018 and in total has played for the club record of 536 matches in which he scored 49 goals and made 121 assist. The Pitmen’s Croatian 10 times won the championship of Ukraine, 7 times – the Cup of Ukraine, and in 2009 won the UEFA Cup.
The first official match in the new season “Shakhter” will play July 28. In the game for the Ukrainian super Cup Shakhtar will play against Dynamo in Kyiv.