The reasons why Shakhtar will play the match of the 6th round of the Champions League against French “Lyons” at “Arena Lviv”, which is a reserve stadium.
The journalist of TV channel “Football” Igor Burbas in his Twitter said that the stadium does not meet certain requirements.
“For those who still don’t understand why the venue of the match against Lyon UEFA not have chosen lions at the local arena, there is no Goal-Line Technology and its installation takes around a week – it first. Secondly, there were big concerns regarding the quality of the field that, to put it mildly, in poor condition,” wrote Burbs.
Recall that in a military situation, which was introduced in the Kharkiv region, UEFA changed the venue of the match Shakhtar – Lyon in the Champions League. The game will be held on December 12 in Kiev on NSK “Olympic”.