Where is Shakhtar now?

FC Shakhtar Donetsk

Full name Football Club Shakhtar Donetsk
Founded 24 May 1936
Ground Donbass Arena, Donetsk (due to war in the Donbas region, temporarily moved to NSC Olimpiyskiy, Kyiv since May 2020)
Capacity 70,050
Owner/ President Rinat Akhmetov

When was Donbass arena built?

August 29, 2009
Donbass Arena/Opened

What league do Shakhtar Donetsk play in?

UEFA Champions League
Ukrainian Premier LeagueUEFA Europa LeagueUkrainian Cup
FC Shakhtar Donetsk/Leagues

Is Donetsk abandoned?

While internationally recognized as in Ukraine, the city is under the de facto administration of the unrecognized Donetsk People’s Republic, which claims it as its capital city. The population was estimated at 905,364 (2021 est.)…Donetsk.

Donetsk Донецьк Russian: Донецк
Capital of Donetsk People’s Republic 2014

What country is Donetsk in?


Donetsk Донецьк Russian: Донецк
Country (de jure) Ukraine
Country (de facto) Donetsk People’s Republic
Oblast Donetsk Oblast
Municipality Donetsk City

How good is Shakhtar Donetsk?

Shakhtar Donetsk have been experiencing great success in recent years. After winning the UEFA Cup in the 2008-09 season, Shakhtar have topped their Champion’s League group this season and are currently 12 points clear at the top of the Ukrainian Premier League table.

Is Shakhtar Donetsk still in the Europa League?

This is a list of matches of FC Shakhtar Donetsk in Europe….FC Shakhtar Donetsk in European football.

Club Shakhtar Donetsk
First entry 1976–77 UEFA Cup
Latest entry 2021–22 UEFA Champions League
Europa League show 1

Can we visit Donetsk?

Entrance to Donetsk/Lugansk oblasts from Ukraine by foreigners is generally prohibited, however in some situations a cash bribe MAY be possible. Entrance into Donetsk/Lugansk oblasts from the Russian Federation is generally unregulated, though foreigners will not be able to enter the rest of Ukraine when doing this.